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  • Dakota Trail

    McLEOD COUNTY, MN – The Lester Prairie Trail Committee is inviting the public to the Dakota Rail Regional Trail grand opening Saturday, Sept. 12th. The event begins at 9am and will take place near the …

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    02 Sep 15
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    BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. ― Three former U.S. Olympians headline the Minnesota State High School League’s 2015 Hall of Fame class. But before Neal Broten, Briana Scurry and Carrie Tollefson achieved success at the national and …

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    02 Sep 15
  • school

    ROSEVILLE, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Education says nearly two-thirds of the state’s schools are making significant progress in closing achievement gaps in reading and math. By 2017, the state wants to reduce …

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    02 Sep 15
  • Target

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Retailer Target Corp. has laid off about 235 employees in its technology operations in the Twin Cities. In addition to the layoffs Tuesday, Target said it will close about 35 open positions. …

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    02 Sep 15
  • Target

    Police are investigating allegations that an employee working in the Portrait Studio at the Hutchinson Target store was stealing money from the cash register. Authorities say another employee reported seeing the suspect open the register …

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    01 Sep 15
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    01 Sep 15
  • crop report

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s corn and soybean crops are developing ahead of last year’s pace. According to the USDA’s weekly crop report Monday, 65 percent of Minnesota’s corn acreage was in or beyond …

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    01 Sep 15
  • Delano MN

    To prepare for another disaster, the city of Delano is among those considering everything from raising roads to building better levees. KSTP reports the city is building a flood wall to hold back the Crow …

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    01 Sep 15