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  • District840Foundation

    The District 840 Foundation held the 12th annual St. James “Cash For Kids” auction this past weekend, and over $25,000 was raised for the St. James School District. Around 500 people attended the fundraiser event …

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    04 Apr 14
  • Grackle

    The 30th annual Grackle Days is underway in the City of Winthrop. This year’s celebration salutes our hometown military heroes with themed events all weekend, with the proceeds from many of those events going towards …

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    04 Apr 14
  • SnowShovel

    There’s another round of winter weather heading our way, and a Winter Storm Warning is going into effect at 7pm today (THU) for much of the state. Meteorologist Tony Zaleski says it looks like the …

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    03 Apr 14
  • Dollars

    The Minnesota Department of Revenue says that if you have not yet filed your state taxes, to go ahead and do so now. Officials say all major providers have updated tax preparation software and new …

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    03 Apr 14
  • BruceOlson

    The Red Rock Central School Board appointed a new superintendent for the district this week following the unexpected death of Superintendent John Brennan last week. The board voted unanimously to hire Bruce Olson as Red …

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    03 Apr 14
  • MNsure

    The deadline to sign up for health care coverage through the state’s health insurance exchange is now passed. Officials with MNsure announced Tuesday that a total of 169,251 Minnesotans had successfully enrolled as of the …

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    02 Apr 14
  • Bison

    A plan to bring bison back to Minneopa State Park is moving forward. The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources will hold an open house on April 22nd at the Blue Earth County Public Library in …

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    02 Apr 14
  • TargetField

    Minnesota Twins fans now have more food choices at Target Field. Among the notable additions are beef rib tips, a Porketta “Slugger,” made with pork and cream cheese rolled in an egg roll and red …

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    02 Apr 14