Minnesota
  • Custom Products Inc

    Custom Products of Litchfield Inc., a maker of cabs and operator protective structures used on off-highway vehicles for the industrial market, is investing more than $2 million and projecting to add 31 jobs in an …

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    06 Aug 14
  • propane supply

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Army Corp of Engineers has granted a waiver allowing a Benson petroleum company to move forward with a project designed to speed up a propane-infrastructure project. The waiver on behalf of …

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    06 Aug 14
  • Procession for Fallen Officer

    WEST ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Gov. Mark Dayton has ordered U.S. and Minnesota flags at half-staff in honor of slain Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick. The governor’s order applies to all state and …

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    06 Aug 14
  • Pioneerland Library System

    OLIVIA — Pioneerland Library is asking Renville County to increase its support for library services by 3 percent. The West Central Tribune reports Pioneerland Executive Director Mark Ranum told the County Board of Commissioners on …

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    06 Aug 14
  • Ebola Outbreak

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Minnesota residents and organizations have rallied to send aid to Liberia in light of the recent Ebola outbreak. The Star Tribune reports that about 200 people attended a meeting Sunday night in Brooklyn …

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    05 Aug 14
  • National Farmers Market Week

    Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has declared August 3 through 9, 2014, “National Farmers Market Week”. Throughout the week, USDA will celebrate our nation’s thousands of farmers markets, farmers who make them possible and the communities …

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    04 Aug 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A Willmar man died as the result of a rollover accident on U.S. Highway 12 east of Kandiyohi Saturday afternoon. 40-year-old Quehubin Ramirez was pronounced dead at Rice Memorial Hospital in Willmar. The State Patrol …

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    04 Aug 14
  • Brian Fitch

    Prosecutors have charged the alleged killer of Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick.  39-year-old Brian Fitch Senior is charged with first degree murder and several counts of attempted murder and assault after police say he …

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    02 Aug 14