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    BARRON, Wis. (AP) — Officials confirm a low-pathogenic bird flu strain has been detected in a Jennie-O Turkey Store operation in western Wisconsin. The U.S. Department of Agriculture posted notice of the case to the …

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    08 Mar 17
  • Kernza

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A sweet, nutty-tasting new grain called Kernza is getting a big boost from General Mills. The giant food company is intrigued by the potentially big environmental benefits of a drought-resistant crop with …

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    08 Mar 17
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — It’s official: Come July, Minnesotans can start buying liquor on Sundays. Gov. Mark Dayton signed a bill on Tuesday repealing the decades-old ban. Minnesota liquor stores can open their doors …

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    08 Mar 17
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The National Weather Service has confirmed that two rare March tornadoes are the earliest to ever strike Minnesota. Forecasters say it was a tornado that damaged buildings and took down trees and …

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    08 Mar 17
  • Hutchinson Tigers

    The Hutchinson School District has announced their “Students of the Month” for February. They are: Freshmen Chayton Thompson and Bodie Brice, Sophomores Clara Anderson, Christian Kurth, and Madison Losievski, Junior Morgan Johnson, and Seniors Abigail …

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    07 Mar 17
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    07 Mar 17
  • Hail in Hutchinson

    High winds, hail, a tornado, thunderstorms, and rain were all in the mix as severe weather hit many parts of Minnesota Monday. A likely tornado near Princeton downed trees and power lines and ripped off …

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    06 Mar 17
  • Walz Winning Hotdish

    WASHINGTON, D.C. —On Wednesday (March 8), Senator Al Franken (D-Minn.) will host his seventh annual competition to determine which member of the Minnesota Congressional Delegation makes the best hotdish casserole. He will be joined by the …

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    06 Mar 17