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  • Randy and Terry Carlson

    LE SUEUR, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota couple forced from their home by a mudslide caused by heavy June flooding is moving forward with plans to rebuild elsewhere. Mud from a nearby hill cascaded into …

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    30 Oct 14
  • Rochester student arrested after gun incident

      ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – Rochester police say a 13-year-old boy is in custody after allegedly threatening other students with a BB gun that he had modified to look real. Capt. John Sherwin says the …

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    30 Oct 14
  • Southern Minnesota canning plant to close

    ARLINGTON, Minn. (AP) – City officials say Seneca Foods plans to close a vegetable canning plant in Arlington in southern Minnesota. Arlington Mayor Jim Kreft says representatives from Seneca’s regional office told employees of the …

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    29 Oct 14
  • Minnesota farmers make rapid harvest progress

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The roar of combines filled the air across much of Minnesota as farmers made rapid progress on the corn harvest. Thanks to favorable weather last week, the U.S. Department of …

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    28 Oct 14
  • Man dies in farm accident near Chaska

      CHASKA, Minn. (AP) – A man has died in a farming accident west of Chaska. Sergeant Pat Barry of the Carver County sherirff’s office tells KSTP-TV said they received a call just before 2:30 …

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    20 Oct 14
  • Wednesday hearing set on removing Peterson judge

      CONROE, Texas (AP) – A hearing has been scheduled for Wednesday on whether to remove the judge presiding over the felony child abuse case against Adrian Peterson. Assistant Montgomery County District Attorney Phil Grant …

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    14 Oct 14
  • Adviser charged in Minnesota school dorm attack

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – A community adviser at Minnesota State University faces felony charges after authorities say he broke into a dorm room and sprayed a woman with pepper spray. Twenty-year-old Alexander James Gowan-Nuehring …

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    14 Oct 14
  • Dayton to head to Worthington for pheasant opener

      WORTHINGTON, Minn. (AP) – With nearly all the corn crop still standing in southwestern Minnesota, Governor Mark Dayton will face some challenges as he pursues elusive ringnecks Saturday during the Minnesota Governor’s Pheasant Hunting …

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    10 Oct 14