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  • Senator Union's reversal makes Sunday growler sales likely

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A top legislative backer of repealing Minnesota’s ban on Sunday liquor sales says the path is clear to allow takeaway sales of 64-ounce beer growlers from craft breweries. The Teamsters …

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    24 Mar 15
  • KCHK - "Promoter of the Year"

    KCHK Radio was recognized as “The Promoter of the Year” by the Scott County Pork Producers on Saturday. The award was accepted by Tom and Sam Goetzinger at the Pork Producer’s 33rd Annual Banquet at …

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    16 Mar 15
  • Gun debate heats up again at Legislature

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – It’s Gun Day at the Minnesota Legislature. A House panel is set for a Thursday morning debate on a handful of proposals that would expand some access to firearms. …

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    12 Mar 15
  • Neftali-Ramirez

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A 25-year-old Bloomington man accused of drunken driving has been charged with causing a fatal crash in Burnsville. Neftali Ramirez was charged Tuesday with vehicular homicide in the crash that killed 34-year-old …

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    12 Mar 15
  • Lawmakers hold off on taking on EPA over wood stove rules

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota lawmakers are waiting to take on the Environmental Protection Agency over new standards for wood-burning stoves and furnaces. Other states have already moved to head off the federal …

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    09 Mar 15
  • lsh

    A list of Le Sueur-Henderson superintendent candidates was narrowed to three Friday night.   Mankato West High School Principal Brian Gersich, Educational Systems Consultant Melinda Crowley and New Prague High School Principal Lonnie Seifert were selected from six …

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    17 Feb 15
  • MNsure

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s health insurance exchange is giving a reprieve to residents who started the enrollment process before Sunday’s open enrollment deadline but couldn’t complete the process. MNsure says anyone who’s “in …

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    17 Feb 15
  • Teams protest Faribault's 1st-place finish in dance meet

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Fairbault Emeralds dance team won the state Class 3A high kick dance championship but other teams say the winners copied the choreography. Faribault was one of six teams that competed in …

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    16 Feb 15