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  • 2014 Hot Dish Competition

    Today (Wednesday), U.S. Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) will host his fifth annual competition to determine which member of the Minnesota Congressional Delegation makes the best hotdish casserole. He will be joined by the rest of …

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    22 Apr 15
  • dollar signs

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are providing extra money as the state struggles to get a bird flu outbreak under wraps. The deadly H5N2 virus continues to spread in the nation’s largest turkey …

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    22 Apr 15
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House has staked out its position in a debate over long-term transportation funding with a plan that avoids a gas-tax increase. Tuesday’s 73-59 vote isn’t the final word. …

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    22 Apr 15
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    On Saturday, at about 11:30am, Hutchinson Police Services responded to an emergency call involving a woman whom had locked herself in a bedroom with a large knife. Officers responded to an address in the 200 …

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    21 Apr 15
  • KFC Crash

    A Brownton woman was taken to Hutchinson Health Sunday after her foot slipped off the brake of her car and she crashed into a restaurant. Hutchinson Police say just before 11:30 Sunday morning, 83-year-old Donna …

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    21 Apr 15
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    21 Apr 15
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Bird flu has hit another Minnesota turkey farm. This one is in Kandiyohi (kan-dee-YOH’-hy) County and had 23,000 turkeys. The Department of Agriculture says another 9,000 turkeys on another farm …

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    21 Apr 15
  • Planting Corn

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota farmers have made early strides in planting small grains, thanks to good weather. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture, farmers in Minnesota were able to plant over one-third …

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    21 Apr 15