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  • 148th Fighter Wing to deploy to Afghanistan

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – Duluth’s 148th Fighter Wing will soon be headed for Afghanistan. The Minnesota Air National Guard says about 300 unit members will deploy to Kandahar Air Field in support of Operation Enduring …

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    28 Jun 12
  • Wis. milk production up 2 percent, Minn. unchanged

    MADISON, Wis. (AP) – Milk production continues to improve in Wisconsin, where dairy producers increased their output by 2 percent. Wisconsin produced 2.3 billion pounds of milk in May. That’s an improvement of 54 million …

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    28 Jun 12
  • Big Island

    The body of a 20-year-old drowning victim was recovered from Lake Minnetonka Wednesday. The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office says a dive team found the body of Kennedy Maddox shortly after 6pm in 67 feet of …

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    28 Jun 12
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    HutchinsonTechnology Incorporated announced Wednesday that it shipped approximately 100 million computer disk drive suspension assemblies during its fiscal 2012third quarter ended June 24, 2012, compared to 96.9 million in the preceding quarter but below its …

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    28 Jun 12
  • Gimse1

    Senate Transportation Committee Chair Joe Gimse is not happy Governor Dayton decided to make Highway 14 a four-lane from North Mankato to Nicollet. Gimse, a Republican from Willmar, says the governor’s decision short-circuits the process …

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    28 Jun 12
  • NYA Steuwe 52

    Four players and 2 coaches from the area will participate in the 2012 Minnesota High School Football All Star Game Saturday. On the North All Stars is Paynesville RB Josh Bungum and Annandale Coach Matt …

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    28 Jun 12
  • MPCA

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency invites comments on an environmental review of a proposed 3,000-cow dairy in Nicollet County. Comments must be in writing and accepted by 4:30 p.m. on July 25. High Island Dairy, …

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    27 Jun 12
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    Deacon Aaron T. Johanneck, son of Thomas and Constance Johanneck of Seaforth, will be ordained to the priesthood by Bishop John M. LeVoir on Saturday, June 30, at 10 a.m. at the Cathedral of the …

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    27 Jun 12