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  • MNsure

    Officials with Minnesota’s health insurance exchange say consumers who make a good faith effort to enroll for coverage by the 11:59pm March 31st deadline but run into problems and can’t complete the process will get …

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    26 Mar 14
  • LeSueurHenderson

    Declining enrollment is leading the Le Sueur-Henderson School Board to consider cutting around $130,000 in staffing for next school year. The school Board was presented a list of recommended cuts Monday night at a meeting …

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    26 Mar 14
  • LCWM

    The Lake Crystal Welcome Memorial School District is expecting a 15% growth in enrollment over the next 10 years, and in response the district’s school board on Monday voted to spend $12-million to expand their …

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    26 Mar 14
  • ATVHighway

    The Renville County Board has agreed to open county roadways to most off-highway vehicles for recreational use. The ordinance approved on a 3-2 vote on Tuesday allows all-terrain vehicles, single seat and side-by-sides, mini-trucks, and …

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    26 Mar 14
  • BrokJunkermeier

    The murder trial of a 19-year-old Willmar man is scheduled to get underway this week. Jury selection for the trial of Brok Junkermeier is set to take place today (TUE), and the trial could take …

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    25 Mar 14
  • ChalkOutline

    Authorities are investigating a death at Project Turnabout in Granite Falls.  Around five o’clock Sunday morning, Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s officials received a call requesting an ambulance for an unresponsive person at the addiction/recovery center. …

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    25 Mar 14
  • MichaelAnyasike

    A father and son are charged with hosting an underage drinking party attended by a student from Dawson who was later found dead of hypothermia. Fifty-nine-year-old Gary Hastad and his 19-year-old son, Erik, are accused …

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    25 Mar 14
  • Scam

    The Minnesota Department of Commerce is filing charges against a Florida-based mortgage company accused of scamming veterans. Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman says the Mortgage Investors Corporation, also known as the Veterans Information Department, tricked veterans …

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    25 Mar 14