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  • MinnesotaNationalGuard

    Minnesota is bracing for the return of its largest deployment of National Guard troops since the September 11th attacks, and legislators have plenty of ideas for helping them find jobs. More than 2,700 troops are …

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    16 Feb 12
  • Franken On Post Office Closings

    Senator Al Franken is sending his staffers out into communities across the state in the coming weeks to hear what Minnesotans have to say about the next Farm Bill. The United States Senate will begin …

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    16 Feb 12
  • Legislature Approves Jacob's Law

    Governor Dayton says that state lawmakers should vote to kick everyone out of the State Capitol for the four years that engineers say is necessary to make major renovations to the building. Dayton said in …

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    16 Feb 12
  • Fatal

    A Brooten man is dead after a one-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon in Willmar. Police say a pickup driven by 72-year-old Wayne Chadwick ran off the road and struck a tree. Chadwick was in cardiac arrest …

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    16 Feb 12
  • Dayton1

    Governor Dayton delivers his second State of the State address to a joint session of the Minnesota House and Senate tonight (WED) at the State Capitol. The governor has taken a number of opportunities to …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Vote

    A Special Election was held in Martin County on Tuesday for a vacant county commissioner seat. The District 1 Martin County Board seat is empty following the resignation of Gerald Boler amidst accusations that he …

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    15 Feb 12
  • ChrisFarris1

    A former St. Peter man accused of killing his infant son in 2010 was sentenced to 15 years in prison in Nicollet County Court on Tuesday. 29-year-old Christopher Farris received the maximum sentence possible after …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Metrodome

    The Vikings are staying in downtown Minneapolis for at least another year. Today (WED) is the deadline to give the NFL written notice of any plans to move, but Vikings Vice-President Lester Bagley says the …

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    15 Feb 12