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  • Health

    A variety of elements went into the latest county health rankings in Minnesota. Minnesota Commissioner of Health, Doctor Ed Ehlinger, says counties were ranked in two categories: health outcomes and health factors. He says 10% …

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    03 Apr 12
  • Seeding

    Some farmers have already begun planting in central and southern Minnesota, thanks to the mild, dry winter and record warmth in March. In its first weekly crop-weather report for Minnesota this season, the USDA says …

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    03 Apr 12
  • Fatal

    Authorities continue to investigate a motor home crash on Interstate 35 in Kansas on Sunday that left 5 members of a Minnesota family dead. The Kansas Highway Patrol has identified the victims as 25-year-old Tom …

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    03 Apr 12
  • Dollars

    The Minnesota House has passed a bill to tap into state budget reserves in order to start repaying about $2.4-billion dollars owed to Minnesota school districts. The House passed the GOP-sponsored bill Monday on a …

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    03 Apr 12
  • StephanieRollerBruner1

    A trial date has been set for the alleged murder of a Redwood Falls native in Colorado in 2010. The body of 41-year-old Stephanie Roller-Bruner was found in the Blue River near her home in …

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    03 Apr 12
  • GOP

    The state Republican party has endorsed Lee Byberg to challenge longtime Democratic Congressman Collin Peterson in the 7th District. The party on Saturday called Byberg a “principled conservative leader” who will work hard to rein …

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    02 Apr 12
  • JerryPagel

    A New Ulm man has announced his candidacy for the new Minnesota House District 16-B seat, and Jerry Pagel will be running without a political party affiliation and without accepting any campaign contributions. He says …

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    02 Apr 12
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross is holding blood drives around the region this week. The Bloodmobile is at the MSU-Mankato School of Nursing from 9am to 3pm today (MON), as well as at Christ the King …

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    02 Apr 12