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  • Slavik

    New Prague police are asking the public to help find a man who hasn’t been seen since this weekend. Police say 31-year-old Anthony James Slavik left his home on Saturday, July 18, and didn’t come …

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    23 Jul 15
  • Fatal Crash

    WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) — Sheriff’s officials have released the name of a bicyclist who was struck and killed by a motorist in Kandiyohi County. The sheriff’s office identifies the victim as 62-year-old Bruce “Leo” Kehrer-Schneider …

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    23 Jul 15
  • bird flu chickens

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Scientists have developed a vaccine strain that is 100 percent effective in protecting chickens from bird flu and testing is underway to see if it protects turkeys. U.S. Agriculture Secretary …

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    23 Jul 15
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    22 Jul 15
  • Oats

    (MNN/Independence, MN) — A man was found dead yesterday (Tuesday) in an oat field in Independence. The West Hennepin Public Safety Department says 62-year-old Mark McCully was farming when he got caught in the auger …

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    22 Jul 15
  • Emergency

    A bicyclist is dead after being struck by a motor vehicle in Kandiyohi County Tuesday.   KWLM reports the sheriff’s department says they were called to the scene of a motor vehicle-bicycle crash on County Road …

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    22 Jul 15
  • Rebecca Otto

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota law enforcement agencies scooped up $6.8 million in proceeds from criminal forfeitures in 2014. State Auditor Rebecca Otto released the accounting Tuesday of the nearly 6,900 forfeitures associated with …

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    22 Jul 15
  • Tom Vilsack

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack says he’s not ready to declare the Midwest bird flu outbreak over. While no new cases of the H5N2 virus have been detected over for over a …

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    21 Jul 15