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  • Peterson Talks Farm Bill

    The recently-unveiled US House Farm Bill has $35-billion in cuts, versus about $24-billion in the Senate version. Congressman Collin Peterson says that the House Farm Bill eliminates controversial direct payments and redirects some of the …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Hot2

    The Excessive Heat Warning continues for one more day today (FRI), and state health officials have some recommendations to help Minnesotans stay cool during the heat wave. The Health Department’s Kristin Raab says that there …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Court

    A judge has ruled that an attempted murder charge against a Madison Lake man accused of taking part in a drive-by shooting will stand. The attorney for 18-year-old Alexander Marxen had argued that the charges …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Dock

    A 19-year-old Waseca man is in Critical condition after diving into shallow water on Wednesday and suffering serious neck injuries. Cooper Tenney reportedly dove off a dock at a cabin on German Lake in Le …

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    06 Jul 12
  • DayCare

    Minnesota health officials are hoping that a new set of recommendations could help prevent child deaths at in-home daycares. The state Department of Human Services is calling for more training of home daycare providers and …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Temperature2

    Minnesota‚Äôs stretch of hot weather will continue for a few more days. National Weather Service Forecaster Rick Hiltbrand says the chance of showers and thunderstorms will increase tonight (THU) and especially tomorrow. He says the …

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    05 Jul 12
  • Car Hits House Charges

    A Le Sueur man has been charged with multiple felonies for allegedly crashing a car into a house and injuring himself and his passenger. 28-year-old Darrin Matthew Reddick reportedly lost control of his vehicle during …

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    05 Jul 12
  • Dayton1

    The National Education Association has named Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton “America’s Greatest Education Governor. The annual award recognizes and honors governors who have made major state-level education strides that improve public schools. It was presented …

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    05 Jul 12