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  • SlushySnow

    A big storm making its way across the country later this week is making headlines, but our local area will be seeing some precipitation before that storm arrives. Meteorologist Steve Woolenhouse says that temperatures will …

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    08 Apr 13
  • Unemployment

    Minnesotans who have been on unemployment for longer than six months will find a slightly smaller total on their checks beginning this week, thanks to the sequester cuts. The 11% reduction in federal benefits for …

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    08 Apr 13
  • Dollars

    State Capitol repairs, civic center expansions and veterans home upgrades are all expected to have a place in Governor Dayton’s plan for Minnesota-financed construction projects. Dayton plans to officially release his bonding bill proposals today …

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    08 Apr 13
  • KeithDowney

    Minnesota Republicans elected former state representative Keith Downey as their new state party chair at their central committee meeting on Saturday in Bloomington. Downey served two terms in the Minnesota House and was the Vice …

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    08 Apr 13
  • DaytonTownHall

    Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton continues his series of Town Hall meetings around the state with a stop in the Mankato area Tuesday night. Dayton’s “Meetings With Mark” are an effort to engage Minnesotans in conversations …

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    08 Apr 13
  • Medal1

    A seventh-grader from Edina has won a statewide geography contest and will represent Minnesota at the national finals next month. Alexander Conrad of Valley View Middle School took top honors Friday at the 2013 Minnesota …

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    08 Apr 13
  • FatalCrash

    A 20-year-old Lake Elmo man is dead after a motorcycle crash in Nicollet County Thursday evening. Anthony John Carlson was travelling westbound along County Road 41, the Judson Bottom Road, when he lost control of …

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    06 Apr 13
  • Burglar1

    A Hector man is in custody for a series of recent residential burglaries in Hector, and charges are pending. The man was identified as the prime suspect in the burglaries after evidence was collected from …

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    06 Apr 13