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  • BridgeCollapse

    Flags are flying at half-staff today (WED) across Minnesota in remembrance of the victims of the 35W Bridge collapse, which happened five-years ago. Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek says that it was a surreal moment …

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    01 Aug 12
  • DanaSchoen

    The men’s basketball coach at Southwest Minnesota State University continues his recovery after a head-on crash over the weekend which killed his five-month-old son. 33-year-old Brad Bigler of Marshall was critically-injured, as was his wife’s …

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    01 Aug 12
  • 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