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  • Student Writing

    A standardized math test for about 15,000 students in Minnesota was disrupted by computer problems on Tuesday. The state Department of Education temporarily suspended online testing when a computer server malfunctioned and some students were …

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    17 Apr 13
  • Crash

    A Medford woman is recovering at a Twin Cities hospital after being involved in a car crash in Nicollet County Friday afternoon. It happened at just after 2:30pm on County Road 5, the Fort Road. …

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    16 Apr 13
  • Walleye

    Department of Natural Resources officials have completed a three-year investigation into the illegal buying and selling of walleye from four Minnesota lakes. Operation Squarehook will likely result in charges against at least 40 people, but …

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    16 Apr 13
  • BryanLydick

    The Redwood Area Hospital will soon have a new CEO. The Redwood Falls City Council has appointed Bryan Lydick of Indian River, Michigan to the position, with an anticipated start-date of June 3rd. Lydick has …

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    16 Apr 13
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council will be discussing the future of the city’s Marktplatz Mall sign during its meeting this (TUE) evening. The city took over ownership of the electronic sign in the City Hall …

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    16 Apr 13
  • Highway258

    Brown County now owns Highway 258 to Comfrey. The ownership of the state highway officially transferred from the Minnesota Department of Transportation to Brown County, as of Monday. Highway 258 from the south Brown County …

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    16 Apr 13
  • Dollars

    Minnesota House Democrats are looking to bring in $2.5-billion by raising taxes on people with high incomes, those who smoke and those who drink alcohol. A tax package released Monday boosts those taxes to balance …

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    16 Apr 13
  • ScienceFair

    A Sibley East High School student is heading to the International Science Fair in Phoenix next month. Jonah Butler received a Gold Grand Award at the Minnesota State Science and Engineering Fair in Bloomington recently …

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    16 Apr 13