Minnesota
  • Wet Field

    Wet conditions are delaying a final planting push by Minnesota farmers. Ninety-six percent of Minnesota’s expected corn acreage has been planted, which is just 1 percentage point behind the five-year average. Soybean planting is 86 …

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    10 Jun 14
  • WindowScreenOut

    WACONIA, Minn. (AP) — Sheriff’s officials say a 4-year-old boy suffered critical injuries in a fall from a second story window at a home in Waconia. Carver County sheriff’s deputies say a neighbor noticed the …

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    09 Jun 14
  • orange cones no phones

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota is launching a statewide campaign asking motorists to hang up their phones and pay attention in work zones. The campaign starts today (Monday) and will continue through the construction …

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    09 Jun 14
  • MDHS

    SAUK RAPIDS, Minn. (AP) — The state has fined a Sauk Rapids residential treatment facility after a baby died there in 2011. In an order issued last month, the Minnesota Department of Human Services found …

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    09 Jun 14
  • mayor

    It will be a three-way contest for Hutchinson mayor heading into the August primary. Incumbent Mayor Steve Cook will be challenged by current City Council Gary Forcier, who has filed to run for the 2-year …

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    06 Jun 14
  • Senator Scott Newman

    Republican State Senator Scott Newman of Hutchinson is holding the last of his latest round of town hall meetings this weekend. The first of two is being held in Stewart Saturday morning from 10am until …

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    06 Jun 14
  • School Bus

    A six-year-old girl is hospitalized after being hit by her school bus after her final day of kindergarten in Otsego Thursday. MNN reports the girl had gotten off the bus and a witness says she …

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    06 Jun 14
  • Intersection Conflict Warning System

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation is deploying Rural Intersection Conflict Warning Systems (RICWS) at rural intersections across the state which use technology on signs to give motorists real-time warning about oncoming traffic, also referred to …

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    05 Jun 14