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  • Archdiocese

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some Twin Cities-area parishes are fearful about their financial futures after the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis filed for bankruptcy. While Archbishop John Nienstedt said Friday that parishes would not be …

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    19 Jan 15
  • Farm Bill Collin Peterson

    Minnesota Congressman Collin Peterson has introduced a bill dubbed the “Free Trade with Cuba Act” which he says would significantly open that island nation’s market to America’s farmers and ranchers — even as the Obama …

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    16 Jan 15
  • dwi

    The holiday DWI enforcement numbers are in and across the state, law enforcement officers made 2,537 DWI arrests. Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson says in Carver County, deputies arrested 31 drivers during a nationwide holiday …

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    16 Jan 15
  • Stabbing

    The man alleged to have stabbed a man multiple times Tuesday night at a Willmar residence made his first court appearance Thursday on an attempted murder charge. The West Central Tribune reports 26-year-old Daniel James …

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    16 Jan 15
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    A Hutchinson School Board member has been arrested for DWI and charges are pending. Hutchinson Police say 45-year-old Lori Ann Hornick-Lindell was arrested after a traffic stop Tuesday night just after 11:30. Police say an officer on patrol …

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    15 Jan 15
  • influenza

    (MNN/St. Paul, MN) — “A crazy, early, widespread and severe influenza season this year,” the state Health Department’s Infectious Disease Coordinator Kris Ehresmann told lawmakers at the Minnesota Capitol Wednesday. Ehresmann says there have been …

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    15 Jan 15
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota will get $9 million under an initiative announced by the U.S. Department of Agriculture on Wednesday. The agency has approved 115 proposals nationwide for the first round of funding …

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    15 Jan 15
  • Arndt Sworn In

    The Hutchinson City Council held their first meeting of the new year last night (Tuesday), with some new faces…and some not so new faces. Before tackling the agenda, former City Councilor Bill Arndt was sworn …

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    14 Jan 15