Minnesota
  • Fire-Forest

    An estimated 20 acres northeast of Hutchinson was blackened by a fire earlier this week. The dry, windy conditions on Monday turned a small debris fire into an inferno that raced along the edges of …

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    20 Jan 12
  • MNDeptOfHealth

    State health officials are reporting a slight increase in reportable adverse events in Minnesota hospitals and surgical centers. The Minnesota Health Department’s Diane Rydrych says the total number of adverse events rose from 305 in …

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    19 Jan 12
  • Vikings

    Just days before lawmakers launch their 2012 session, Governor Dayton is pushing all parties to reach agreement on an acceptable site for a new Vikings stadium. Dayton says the Vikings’ preferred site – Arden Hills …

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    19 Jan 12
  • DrugBustjpg

    A 19-year-old Kasota man faces felony drug charges in Nicollet County following a traffic stop in St. Peter. Kyle Jeffrey Allen was pulled over by St. Peter Police for not wearing a seatbelt. During the …

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    19 Jan 12
  • Thermometer

    Folks in central and northern Minnesota woke up to temperature readings of 15-below zero in some places this (WED) morning, and snow is expected for much of the state today. And the coldest air of …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Rollover

    A 21-year-old Mankato man was seriously injured early Monday morning in a rollover accident just outside of Eagle Lake. Patrick Lawler Mahan lost control of his Ford Taurus and was ejected from the car as …

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    18 Jan 12
  • NaturalArea

    Minnesota farmers are getting a program that’s “first” in the nation.  US Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack, EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson and Governor Mark Dayton signed an agreement Tuesday that launches a new pilot program in …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Dollars

    Governor Dayton on Tuesday unveiled his $775-million bonding package for public works projects. His proposal includes improvements at colleges and universities, a new State Emergency Operations Center, flood mitigation grants and a dolphin tank at …

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    18 Jan 12