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  • MinneapolisVeteransHome

    The Minnesota Veterans Home in Minneapolis is getting $21-million from the federal government for phase two of its improvement project. Deputy State Veterans Affairs Commissioner Mike Gallucci says the money will help complete a new …

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    02 Oct 12
  • RedFlag

    The month of October is starting off with a Red Flag Warning across western Minnesota. The National Weather Service says wind gusts over dry grass will elevate the fire danger along a line westward of …

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    01 Oct 12
  • Drought

    The Month of September was extremely dry for much of Minnesota, with records set in many communities. And overall, Minnesota was the driest of 9 Midwestern states – because areas south and east got rain …

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    01 Oct 12
  • Flu

    October marks the first full month of Fall — and also the official start of Minnesota’s flu season.  The state Health Department is gearing up for the fight, pushing for Minnesotans to get a flu …

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    01 Oct 12
  • DaleBruner1

    The husband of a former Redwood Falls resident who was found guilty of murdering the woman in a jury trial this summer has been sentenced to a total of 112 years in prison for the …

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    01 Oct 12
  • Arson

    A probable cause hearing was held last Wednesday for a 19-year-old Fairmont man facing arson charges for allegedly starting a fire at a Fairmont school in April. Timothy Brickner is accused of setting some curtains …

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    01 Oct 12
  • Highway14Sign1

    The first phase of the expansion of Highway 14 in North Mankato is nearly complete. The detour on the highway is scheduled to be removed on Tuesday, and 2-lane, 2-way traffic will then be placed …

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    01 Oct 12
  • Resignation

    The president of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce is resigning. Jeff Steinborn announced his formal resignation at the chamber’s most recent meeting. Steinborn is running for a seat on the Henderson City Council, and is …

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    01 Oct 12