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  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    State lawmakers took the night off Wednesday to catch up on sleep, and will be back at the Capitol at noon today (Thursday) for a marathon session to try to finish the state budget.  It’s …

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    25 May 17
  • Rep Freiberg

    SAINT PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials say there are almost 70 confirmed cases of measles in the state so far this year, and a state lawmaker is hoping to make it harder for …

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    25 May 17
  • Minnesota Chicken

    WASHINGTON – Congressman Collin Peterson has announced the winners of the Congressional Art Competition from Minnesota’s Seventh Congressional District (see entries below). Prinsburg student Meghan Listerud is the winner of the 2017 Congressional Art Competition, …

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    24 May 17
  • Larson

    A Waconia native and Minneapolis musician says he feels like he’s won even though he did not take home the big prize on “The Voice.” Jesse Larson placed fourth on the NBC show’s finale last …

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    24 May 17
  • Mosquito Spraying

    The annual city-wide mosquito spraying was to begin tonight (Wednesday) in Hutchinson however, due to the cool weather, tonight’s mosquito spraying has been canceled. This year’s spraying schedule and more information can be found by clicking here. …

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    24 May 17
  • Dog Bite

    (KWLM/Willmar MN-)  A dog was taken to the Hawk Creek Animal Shelter in Willmar after a Sunday night biting incident.   KWLM reports Willmar Police Captain Mike Anderson says police were called to a convenience store …

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    24 May 17
  • capitol bldg

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN) Minnesota lawmakers will not meet their self-imposed deadline to wrap up the state budget by 7 o’clock this morning (Wednesday) and adjourn the special session.  Some in the Democratic minority …

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    24 May 17
  • Meeker County Courthouse

    LITCHFIELD — A Grove City man accused of raping a young girl multiple times over a three-year period was charged this week with three felonies. The West Central Tribune reports 42-year-old Christopher Allen Bengtson faces …

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    24 May 17