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  • New Henderson Chamber President

    The Henderson Chamber of Commerce has a new president, effective immediately. Mike Kunkel works at the Henderson Branch of the First State Bank of Le Center, and has been a chamber member for 5 years. …

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    14 Mar 13
  • DoddFordBridge

    An historic bridge over the Blue Earth River near Amboy will be updated for modern traffic uses in the near future. The 112-year-old Dodd Ford Bridge is on the National Register of Historic Places, but …

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    14 Mar 13
  • IcyRoads

    Icy road conditions combined with strong winds on Tuesday to cause numerous car crashes across the state. Local Minnesota Department of Transportation officials issued difficult driving advisories for the south-central portion of the state due …

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    13 Mar 13
  • Fire

    A New Prague woman suffered serious injuries when a fire broke out in her home Monday morning. Authorities say that 60-year-old Juanita Glynn escaped the blaze at her home on Shady Lane in New Prague …

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    13 Mar 13
  • Arson

    A reward of up to $2,500 is now being offered for information that leads to those responsible for a fire at an abandoned house in Fairmont last week that has been ruled a case of …

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    13 Mar 13
  • MNLegislature

    Bills legalizing same-sex marriage in Minnesota await final votes at the legislature later this session, after clearing committees in both the Senate and House on Tuesday. Many Minnesota Republicans objected to the legislation, which passed …

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    13 Mar 13
  • SnackMachine

    New legislation proposed by Democratic State Senator John Hoffman of Champlin would impose a sales tax on bags of snacks in Minnesota. The bill applies to prepackaged snack foods sold in packages no more than …

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    13 Mar 13
  • HealthCareReform

    At the State Capitol today (WED), House and Senate negotiators sit down to begin hammering out their differences on legislation to set up a health care exchange in Minnesota. They’re hoping to finish the work …

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    13 Mar 13