Minnesota
  • Flu

    More than 150 students and a handful of staff from Sibley East Elementary School in Gaylord called in sick Wednesday morning, and a few dozen more left school early due to illness. School officials say …

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    16 Feb 12
  • ComfreySchool

    The search for a new Superintendent for the Comfrey School District is underway following current Superintendent Allen Hoffman’s recent announcement that he will be leaving the district at the end of the school year. Hoffman’s …

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    16 Feb 12
  • Michael Jon Underland1

    A Bird Island man made his first appearance in court on Wednesday after allegedly stabbing a man in rural Spicer earlier this month. 28-year-old Michael Jon Underland is charged with 2nd-degree assault for allegedly stabbing …

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    16 Feb 12
  • Dayton1

    Governor Dayton’s State of the State speech on Wednesday called for a constructive tone for the rest of the legislative session, a sentiment that Minnesota lawmakers of both parties say they share. Local representative Paul …

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    16 Feb 12
  • 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