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  • Student Writing

    Test anxiety may be high today as every high school junior prepares to take the first ever statewide American College Test or ACT. Over 64,000 juniors will sit for the exam–a new graduation requirement meant …

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    28 Apr 15
  • GasPumps

    Average retail prices in Minnesota have risen 3.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.36 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.36 cents per gallon according to GasBuddy.com. The national average …

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    28 Apr 15
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    28 Apr 15
  • TrumanSchool

    The Truman Public School District has hired a new Superintendent. The announcement came that Virginia Dahlstrom of Mankato was hired just two months after the school district failed to pass a $454-dollar-per-pupil levy that would …

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    28 Apr 15
  • Crash

    A vehicle carrying five young people rolled Saturday night near Arlington. The Chevy Blazer driven by 17-year-old Connor Schrupp of Green Isle, went off a curve, rolled on its top and hit a tree. Passengers …

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    28 Apr 15
  • BikeHitByCar

    A Glencoe woman is dead after she was hit by a car while riding her bicycle. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says 40-year-old Penny Verdeck died at the scene north of Glencoe after after she …

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    28 Apr 15
  • crime

    A Mountain Lake man has been sentenced to 17 years in prison for producing pornography of children ages 4 and younger. Forty-two year old David L. Rasmussen was sentenced in federal court Friday and includes …

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    27 Apr 15
  • aging sewer infrastructure

    Waste water treatment plants and sewer infrastructure are an important part of a community, but often the most overlooked. Almost 300 Minnesota facilities are listed on a 2015 Clean Water Project Priority list for Minnesota. …

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    27 Apr 15