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  • airport

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Federal officials say they’ll give state lawmakers time to boost Minnesota’s driver’s license so residents can board domestic flights. Minnesota is one of four states that haven’t complied with stronger …

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    30 Sep 15
  • Emergency

    ST. JOSEPH, Minn. (AP) — St. Joseph police say an 18-month-old boy suffered a broken jaw when he fell out of a third-floor window. Authorities say the child had been taking a nap in his …

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    30 Sep 15
  • Highway 15

    The reconstruction and resurface project with culvert replacement on Highway 15 from Winthrop to Brownton will be complete today (Wednesday, Sept.30). MnDot officals say the detour will be lifted and the road will be open …

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    30 Sep 15
  • Wright County Sheriff

    (MNN/Monticello, MN) — A toddler fighting for his life after police say he was abused is continuing to recover. Doctors say the boy, who was identified by family as Braydon Decker, will likely have long-term …

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    29 Sep 15
  • Dusty Harvest 003

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Farmers were able to harvest nearly one-quarter of Minnesota’s soybean crop in the past week, despite having only 4.6 days suitable for fieldwork. According to the Minnesota crop report released …

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    29 Sep 15
  • crash investigation

    A Minnesota Lake man was injured and later arrested after a crash early Sunday morning in Sibley County. Authorities say 26-year-old Bryan Stephen Ward was driving northbound on 441st Avenue south of 190th Street, which …

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    28 Sep 15
  • buffer strip

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials are starting to move on new requirements for buffers between croplands and waterways passed by the Legislature this year. But concern and confusion among farmers and lawmakers is …

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    28 Sep 15
  • Highway 212

    WILLMAR, Minn. – The bridge maintenance project scheduled to take place on Highway 212 between Brownton and Highway 22 has been postponed until after the Hwy 15 Winthrop to Brownton project has been completed and …

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    28 Sep 15