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  • RiverSearch

    The search continues for a kayaker who went missing on the Minnesota River near Courtland over a month ago, and authorities expect to begin ground searches this coming weekend. 51-year-old Stephen Fritze of Watertown, South …

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    30 Jul 13
  • Arson

    Costly-to-fight wildfires that are intentionally set in Minnesota will soon carry tougher penalties under a new law. The enhanced arson law was passed in May, and goes into effect on Thursday. It builds off an …

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    30 Jul 13
  • Gold Coins

    A new state law taking effect this week offers greater protection for those who buy precious metals in Minnesota. The law requires criminal background checks for those who deal in gold coins and other metals. …

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    30 Jul 13
  • Crops

    Cooler weather has given Minnesota farmers a break from the heat. In its weekly crop report for Minnesota, the US Department of Agriculture says that statewide, temperatures for the past week averaged 6.7 degrees below …

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    30 Jul 13
  • BobBeussman

    New Ulm Mayor Bob Beussman was recognized by the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities recently for his excellence in service to Greater Minnesota. The Excellence in Service Award is given annually to a city leader …

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    30 Jul 13
  • MinnesotaNatives

    State workers who were preparing a site for bridge work have uncovered an old campsite along the Minnesota River that gives a glimpse of what Minnesota might have looked like 8,000 years ago. The campsite …

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    30 Jul 13
  • Bloodmobile2

    The American Red Cross is holding blood drives around the area this week. Today (TUE) the Red Cross Bloodmobile is at the Kingway Retirement Home in Belle Plaine from 11:30 to 4:30 and the Montgomery …

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    30 Jul 13
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    Morning News July 30 by knuj

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    30 Jul 13