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  • ManureSpreading

    A winter of heavy snowfall and freezing rain is giving way to warming temperatures, rapid melting and a potential for flooding. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency says that poses challenges for manure management among the …

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    30 Mar 13
  • ChristensenFarms

    Christensen Farms and Feedlots this week announced the appointment of Glenn L. Stolt as CEO, effective immediately. Stolt was named Interim CEO in November upon the unexpected death of Christensen Farms Founder and CEO Bob …

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    30 Mar 13
  • TargetField

    There will be something new on the menu at Target Field when the Minnesota Twins open the 2013 season: Goat. The new food vendors include AZ Canteen, a venture of Minnesota Celebrity Chef Andrew Zimmern, …

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    30 Mar 13
  • DanielRenville2

    A Redwood Falls man has been convicted of 1st-degree criminal sexual conduct following a 2-day jury trial. 29-year-old Daniel Leith Renville was found guilty of sexually assaulting a woman in Redwood Falls in August of …

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    29 Mar 13
  • MethLab

    A building in Cottonwood County will require a special clean-up this Spring following the discovery of a meth lab. The county will hire a firm that specializes in methamphetamine contamination clean-up for the former Studio …

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    29 Mar 13
  • HospitalPatient

    The number of flu-related deaths continues to rise in Minnesota. The state Department of Health says 4 additional influenza deaths were confirmed last week, bringing the number of people who have died from the flu …

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    29 Mar 13
  • SpringPlanting

    The USDA reports that farmers intend to plant 97.3-million acres of corn this year, the most since the year 1936. The spring planting survey released Thursday says the 2013 corn planting forecast is up slightly …

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    29 Mar 13
  • TornadoDamage1998

    Today (FRI) is the 15-year anniversary of the devastating tornadoes that caused severe damage across the local area, most notably in Comfrey and St. Peter. A strong area of low pressure combined with a warm …

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    29 Mar 13