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  • MNIP

    The Independence Party holds its state convention on Saturday at St. Cloud State University, and delegates will vote on whether to drop the party’s current prohibition on accepting Political Action Committee money. Independence Party Chair …

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    31 May 13
  • Gustavus

    St. Peter’s Gustavus Adolphus College holds it’s 2013 commencement exercises this Sunday at Hollingsworth Field. The ceremony begins at 2pm, and no ticket is required if the ceremony is held outdoors. If weather forces it …

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    31 May 13
  • RocknRollZumhofe

    A Former AWA wrestling star originally from Hamburg is again facing criminal sexual conduct charges. Buck “Rock ‘n’ Roll” Zumhofe was charged with 12 felony counts of criminal sexual conduct this week after being accused …

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    30 May 13
  • Stabbing

    Bail has been set at $30,000 for a Lake Crystal man accused of cutting a man during a dispute over a game of Beer Pong over the weekend. 18-year-old Colton Thomas Lang is facing four …

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    30 May 13
  • Cuffs

    A St. Peter man is facing multiple charges following a recent domestic assault incident. 25-year-old Timothy Peter Lorentz faces treatment and jail time after the 22-year-old woman he had been staying with was hospitalized with …

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    30 May 13
  • MinnesotaNationalGuard

    US Department of Defense sequestration budget cuts will force hundreds of Minnesota National Guard technicians to take unpaid time off. Around 1,100 technicians were being notified Wednesday that they must take one unpaid day off …

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    30 May 13
  • MikeMcfadden

    A Republican businessman has announced that he will seek his party’s endorsement to challenge Democratic Senator Al Franken in next year’s election. Mike McFadden launched his campaign Wednesday with a three-minute Web video that describes …

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    30 May 13
  • RenvilleCountyHospital

    A site has been identified for the new $24-million Renville County Hospital and Clinic facility. The Renville County Board on Tuesday unanimously agreed to enter into a purchase agreement for land on the south side …

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    30 May 13