Minnesota
  • crops

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota farmers have generally welcomed the recent rain despite high winds and hail in some areas. In its weekly crop progress and condition report for Minnesota, the U.S. Department of …

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    21 Jul 15
  • LuceLine Orchard

    Residents in tornado-ravaged Watertown spent the weekend cleaning up after an EF-1 tornado tore through the area. KSTP reports the tornado touched down for two to three minutes in the Carver County towns of Hollywood and Watertown early …

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    20 Jul 15
  • HWY 15

    An overlay project on Highway 15 from Hutchinson to Dassel is scheduled to begin Monday, July 20th.  MnDOT Officials say motorists traveling on Highway 15 from Hutchinson to Dassel may encounter minor delays as crews …

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    17 Jul 15
  • Recall

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Department of Agriculture says Illinois-based Aspen Foods is recalling nearly 2 million pounds of raw, frozen chicken products over concerns they might be contaminated with salmonella. The federal agency announced …

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    17 Jul 15
  • Representative Tim Miller of Prinsburg

    Representative Tim Miller of Prinsburg is asking Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson to investigate Planned Parenthood of Minnesota.   KWLM reports Miller says an undercover video, prepared by the pro-life group Center for Medical Progress, shows …

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    16 Jul 15
  • Employment

    Minnesota gained 2,900 jobs in June – a welcome reversal after employers cut 200 jobs in May, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The state’s unemployment …

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    16 Jul 15
  • Workers install solar panels on the roof of the Palexpo Exhibition Center in Geneva October 12, 2011

    The city of Annandale is requesting the state to reconsider approval of a 70 acre solar power facility in Corinna Township. After a 20 ­minute closed meeting on July sixth, the Annandale Advocate reports the …

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    16 Jul 15
  • Emergency

    The Bloomington Bomb Squad removed an apparent pipe bomb at a mobile home in Chaska Tuesday. Chaska Police told KSTP that they were called to 32 Judith Drive in Bradondale mobile home park and say …

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    15 Jul 15