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  • Highway 15 resurfaced

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Senate Republicans say they have a plan to fund billions of dollars in road and bridge repairs without raising the gas tax. Legislation unveiled Monday would tap a mixture of …

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    21 Mar 17
  • fatal accident

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating why a semi-truck driver did not stop before ramming a taxi sitting at a red light in St. Cloud, killing the cabdriver and one …

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    20 Mar 17
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    The Minnesota State High School League honored the 2017 ExCEL Award recipients during ceremonies at the Girls’ State Basketball Tournament on Saturday. ExCEL—Excellence in Community, Education and Leadership—is a unique recognition award that is given annually to high …

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    20 Mar 17
  • New Ulm Police

    A sinkhole was discovered Saturday afternoon in New Ulm near the intersection of 10th South Street and Summit. The New Ulm Journal reports a three-foot section of roadway collapsed due to erosion caused by a …

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    20 Mar 17
  • st. cloud

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The city of St. Cloud has launched a project to use renewable energy to power its sprawling wastewater treatment plant. Clean Energy Resource Teams government outreach coordinator Peter Lindstrom tells …

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    20 Mar 17
  • jcpenney

    Eight J.C. Penney stores in small towns across Minnesota are on the list of 138 stores the department store chain plans to close this year. The Star Tribune reports those stores are in Baxter, Fairmont, …

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    17 Mar 17
  • Daudt

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Republican House Speaker Kurt Daudt is instructing House staff to not issue the $14,000 salary increases recently approved by an independent body. Minnesota voters set the 45 percent raise in …

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    17 Mar 17
  • Crash

    A 53-year-old man was airlifted Wednesday after a crash at 840th Avenue and 240th Street, just north of Renville. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says Joey Ross, of Renville, was transported to North Memorial Hospital …

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    16 Mar 17