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  • ArmedRobbery

    Authorities are searching for the suspect in an armed robbery in the City of St. Peter early Monday morning. A white man wearing a face mask and brandishing a handgun reportedly demanded money from an …

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    30 Apr 13
  • Fire

    A home in St. Peter was destroyed by a fire early Sunday morning. The blaze on the 300-block of West Broadway in St. Peter was reported at around 2am Sunday by the home’s resident, Therisa …

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    30 Apr 13
  • BlueEarthTrainDerailment

    The cleanup continues in the City of Blue Earth after 17 cars derailed on a train carrying corn, and 10 tipped on their sides. A Union Pacific spokesperson says the 73-car train was carrying corn …

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    30 Apr 13
  • Spring Storm

    The Federal Emergency Management Agency has estimated that southwest Minnesota was hit with more than $26-million in damages during the early April ice storm. Governor Dayton asked the president to declare a major disaster for …

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    30 Apr 13
  • SpringPlanting

    Despite the arrival of warm weather, Minnesota farmers are still waiting for the chance to get into their fields. In its weekly crop report for the state, the USDA says that Minnesota farmers have managed …

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    30 Apr 13
  • Dollars

    The Minnesota Senate on Monday rejected the sales tax changes its DFL leadership had proposed, before changing its mind and passing the bill a couple of hours later. Senators defeated the tax bill on a …

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    30 Apr 13
  • MNLegislature

    Minnesota is moving toward its first minimum wage hike since 2005. The House Ways and Means Committee on Monday passed a bill to bump the state’s floor wage in three steps until it hits $9.50 …

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    30 Apr 13
  • VikingsStadium

    The public will have its first look at the new $975-million Vikings stadium next month. Architects plan to unveil the preliminary design for the 65,000-seat, multipurpose stadium May 13th at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis. …

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    30 Apr 13