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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota House Republicans are cueing up cuts to some health care programs and state government agencies while drumming up nearly $1.4 billion in tax relief. House legislative leaders offered up …

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    21 Mar 17
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Senate Republicans say they have a plan to fund billions of dollars in road and bridge repairs without raising the gas tax. Legislation unveiled Monday would tap a mixture of …

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    21 Mar 17
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    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota State Patrol is investigating why a semi-truck driver did not stop before ramming a taxi sitting at a red light in St. Cloud, killing the cabdriver and one …

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    20 Mar 17
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    The Minnesota State High School League honored the 2017 ExCEL Award recipients during ceremonies at the Girls’ State Basketball Tournament on Saturday. ExCEL—Excellence in Community, Education and Leadership—is a unique recognition award that is given annually to high …

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    20 Mar 17
  • New Ulm Police

    A sinkhole was discovered Saturday afternoon in New Ulm near the intersection of 10th South Street and Summit. The New Ulm Journal reports a three-foot section of roadway collapsed due to erosion caused by a …

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    20 Mar 17
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    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The city of St. Cloud has launched a project to use renewable energy to power its sprawling wastewater treatment plant. Clean Energy Resource Teams government outreach coordinator Peter Lindstrom tells …

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    20 Mar 17
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    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Anthony Davis had 28 points and 12 rebounds, and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the struggling Minnesota Timberwolves 123-109 on Sunday. DeMarcus Cousins added 15 points and 11 rebounds in his …

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    20 Mar 17
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    Eight J.C. Penney stores in small towns across Minnesota are on the list of 138 stores the department store chain plans to close this year. The Star Tribune reports those stores are in Baxter, Fairmont, …

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    17 Mar 17