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  • Farmfest

    The 32nd annual Farmfest kicked off today (TUE) at the Gilfillan Estate west of Morgan. Highlights include the Farmfest Forums, which bring together top politicians and ag leaders. Today (TUE), Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz …

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    06 Aug 13
  • VikingsTrainingCamp

    Minnesota Vikings training camp continues this week in Mankato.  This is the second full week of training camp, leading up to Friday’s opening preseason game.  US Senator Al Franken will be stopping by training camp …

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    06 Aug 13
  • DaytonEducationBill

    Governor Dayton is going before an audience of Minnesota school leaders ahead of an academic year in which districts can expect more money from the state. Dayton’s appearance at a school superintendent conference today (TUE) …

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    06 Aug 13
  • FatalAccident

    A Monticello man and his 5-year-old grandson were killed after the tractor they were on rolled over in a steep ditch in Wright County Friday. 50-year-old Ron Gustafson and his grandson Rollie Gustafson died as …

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    05 Aug 13
  • ElishebaSwett3

    The Worthington woman who spent time in jail after kidnapping an employee at the New Ulm Wal-Mart last year and claiming there was a bomb in the building is back in custody on a probation …

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    05 Aug 13
  • JLS StormDamage002

    State and federal officials will be traveling to 18 Minnesota counties this week for briefings with local leaders about available aid to recover from severe storms in late June. The contingent from Minnesota’s Division of …

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    05 Aug 13
  • ElectricMeter

    One of Minnesota’s largest energy companies is asking the state to approve what would be its largest-ever rate hike in Minnesota. CenterPoint Energy’s plan aims to reduce large spikes in residential energy bills during winter …

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    05 Aug 13
  • AlDeKruif

    Former Senator Al DeKruif of Madison Lake has announced that he is withdrawing from the Republican race to challenge Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz next year. DeKruif says he believes Republicans have a very strong …

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    05 Aug 13