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  • Dollars

    Minnesota budget officials say the 20-day government shutdown in July cost the state nearly $60-million, but saved it around $65-million in salaries that were not paid to state employees. The report issued Tuesday says Minnesota …

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    23 Nov 11
  • HometownHero

    Good Samaritans rescued a Minnesota woman and her 4-year-old daughter from a car wreck on Tuesday. 26-year-old Gretchen Wolbeck of Rice was driving with her daughter in Benton County on Tuesday when their car went …

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    23 Nov 11
  • Vikings

    Plans are set for two state Senate hearings on the proposal for the state to help fund construction of a new Minnesota Vikings stadium. The first public hearing will be held the next Tuesday, November …

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    23 Nov 11
  • Fatal

    The Renville County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota State Patrol are investigating a fatal crash that occurred along the Renville-Meeker County line Monday evening. The 2-vehicle crash happened at just before 7:30pm approximately 1 mile …

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    22 Nov 11
  • ClickItOrTicket

    Law enforcement agencies across Minnesota, and the Midwest, are planning a stepped up enforcement of seat belt and other traffic safety laws around the Thanksgiving holiday. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration says state police …

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    22 Nov 11
  • SeniorCitizen1

    Services for Seniors in Brown and Sibley Counties will cease all services on December 31st. The unanimous decision was made by the organization’s board of directors during a special meeting. The complete shut down of …

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    22 Nov 11
  • Airlift

    A 25-year-old man was seriously injured in a fall at a farm site in Renville County Monday morning. The incident was reported at just before 9:30am from a farm about 4 miles south of Olivia …

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    22 Nov 11
  • TomPugh1

    Former Minnesota House Minority Leader Tom Pugh is headed for the judicial branch. Governor Dayton has named the former Democratic lawmaker a judge for a district covering Carver, Dakota, Goodhue, LeSueur, McLeod, Scott and Sibley …

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    22 Nov 11