Minnesota
  • TownHallMeeting

    The Minnesota legislature is on Easter-Passover break this week, and local-area lawmakers Senator Gary Dahms and Representative Paul Torkelson are holding a total of 5 “Town Hall” meetings around the area on Wednesday. Senator Dahms …

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    26 Mar 13
  • XcelEnergy

    Xcel Energy has reduced its proposed Minnesota electric rate increase. The utility said Monday it lowered its proposed rate increase to 8.2%. Xcel had proposed a rate hike of 10.7% in November, but now cites …

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    26 Mar 13
  • Crash

    Two local-area women were injured in a car crash on Highway 68 in Redwood County on Saturday. It happened at just before 5pm at the intersection with County Road 13. The State Patrol says 23-year-old …

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    25 Mar 13
  • TimothyHuber

    The trial of a rural Belgrade man accused of murdering a Paynesville man with his father got underway on Friday. 47-year-old Timothy Huber, along with his father Delbert Huber, both faced 1st and 2nd-degree murder …

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    25 Mar 13
  • NewPrague

    A 12-year-old New Prague boy accused of calling 911 to report a bogus school shooting last Wednesday will be back in court today (MON). On Friday, a judge ordered the juvenile to remain in detention …

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    25 Mar 13
  • USCapitol

    Members of Congress are back in their home states for the spring recess, but before she left DC Senator Amy Klobuchar called on her colleagues to come together on a balanced approach to the federal …

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    25 Mar 13
  • NUEagles

    Two “Community Forums” are being held this week in New Ulm to give District 88 residents a chance to meet the final 2 candidates for school superintendent. The search for a replacement for retiring District …

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    25 Mar 13
  • LottoBalls

    The run-up to Saturday night’s Powerball drawing generated over $3-million in prizes for Minnesota players and earned the state more than $5.4-million. A ticket sold in New Jersey is worth over $338-million, but Minnesota State …

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    25 Mar 13