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  • GasPumps

    Analysts expect political turmoil in Egypt will have little if any effect on gas prices in Minnesota over the Fourth of July holiday But Gail Weinholzer with Triple-A Minnesota adds investors are a bit nervous …

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    05 Jul 13
  • GrainBeltPremium

    A locally-brewed adult beverage has been named “America’s Finest Cheap Beer.” The August Schell Brewing Company’s Grain Belt Premium was named Number 1 out of a total of 36 cheap beers in the www.deadspin.com rankings. …

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    05 Jul 13
  • JacobFriedrichs

    A massive manhunt took place in Mankato Tuesday morning, and authorities are still looking for the fugitive that was the object of the search. Authorities from several local law enforcement agencies, as well as K9 …

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    03 Jul 13
  • Gettysburg

    A special event is being held in New Ulm this (WED) afternoon to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg and the importance of the 1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment in the battle. …

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    03 Jul 13
  • SWAT

    A teenage boy was involved in an 8-hour armed standoff with law enforcement on Monday in rural Lac qui Parle County. Officers were investigating a report that 40-year-old Kevin Ernest Morris of rural Dawson was …

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    03 Jul 13
  • JLS StormDamage002

    Minnesota is asking for federal aid after the round of severe storms that blew through the state last month, tearing down trees and cutting power to more than 600,000 homes. Disaster recovery experts estimate that …

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    03 Jul 13
  • CarCrash

    The Fourth of July has become the deadliest day of the year on Minnesota roads. The State Patrol says that there have been 19 road deaths on Independence Day during the last five years – …

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    03 Jul 13
  • Veteran

    Governor Dayton has declared July “Hire a Veteran Month” in Minnesota. Dayton Spokesperson Matt Swenson says the governor has a strong commitment to making sure all veterans and service members are connected with employment opportunities. …

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    03 Jul 13