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  • Laws

    A total of 18 new laws go into effect in Minnesota today (WED). The laws were designed to help small businesses, energy companies, the environment, health and human services, public housing, public safety and transportation, …

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    01 Aug 12
  • MarkWetsch1

    The next court hearing for a Minneapolis man allegedly responsible for a string of bank robberies across the state has been delayed while new evidence is brought forward. 50-year-old Mark Wetsch has pleaded not guilty …

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    01 Aug 12
  • Prairie

    acquisition of more than a quarter-million acres of land and the protection of an additional two-million acres through easements and contracts. State officials hope the project will lead to additional clean water resources, carbon sequestration, …

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    01 Aug 12
  • BBB

    The Better Business Bureau issued a warning about a new scam on Tuesday that uses the Better Business Bureau name. Two different versions of the fraudulent email have been received. One claims to be following …

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    01 Aug 12
  • Testing

    Education officials say statewide test results show students in grades 3 through 8 are making gains in reading and math. State Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius says there was a 2-point overall gain in 3rd-grade reading …

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    01 Aug 12
  • StephanieRollerBruner1

    The husband of a Redwood Falls native found dead in Colorado in 2010 has been found guilty of murder. The body of 41-year-old Stephanie Roller-Bruner was found in the Blue River near her home 3 …

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    31 Jul 12
  • DavidWetzel

    A New Ulm man accused of stabbing a person and attempting to flee from police on a bicycle was convicted of felony terroristic threats in Brown County Court on Monday. 36-year-old David Edward Wetzel Jr …

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    31 Jul 12
  • CarCrash4

    One person was injured in a car crash just south of Waldorf Monday night. It happened at just before 10pm on Highway 83 in Waseca County. The state patrol says that 17-year-old Amanda Holmgren of …

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    31 Jul 12