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  • Scam

    State officials are warning of a scam by a group posing as the Minnesota Department of Revenue that uses claims of tax refunds as bait to obtain personal data. The scammers are reportedly seeking personal …

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    27 Feb 13
  • FracSandMining

    A controversial one-year moratorium has been added to a bill designed to regulate “frac sand” mining, which some say is threatening air and water quality. Republican State Senator Julie Rosen of Fairmont objects to the …

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    27 Feb 13
  • CareProviders

    The Minnesota Court of Appeals says that home health care providers are eligible for unemployment benefits when their job ends, even if they cared for a family member. The court disagrees with the state Department …

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    27 Feb 13
  • MNCapitol

    A bipartisan group of Minnesota lawmakers who want to increase state funding to nursing homes say failing to do so means more long-term care facilities will close. A group of House and Senate members unveiled …

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    27 Feb 13
  • ConnieGores

    The Board of Trustees of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system appointed Connie J. Gores to be the next president of Southwest Minnesota State University in Marshall on Tuesday. Gores has served at Winona …

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    27 Feb 13
  • SibleyEast2

    The Sibley East School District will have a new superintendent as of July 1st. The Sibley East School Board approved a 3-year contract for Sibley East High School Principal Jim Amsden to be the new …

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    26 Feb 13
  • SchoolBusFog

    A Renville County West school bus was involved in a crash with a semi-truck Monday morning. It happened at just before 7:30am on Renville County Road 1, about 2 miles south of the City of …

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    26 Feb 13
  • Firefighters

    The New Ulm and Lafayette Fire Departments responded to a structure fire in the Village Of Klossner early Sunday morning. The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office received the fire call at just before 6:30am Sunday, and …

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    26 Feb 13