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  • 100th Live Musician Friday

    The 100th airing of Live Musicians Friday was on the 4th of July.  The show marked the milestone event of KCHK presenting a live musician or musicians on Friday mornings for an astounding 100 weeks in a row!  The …

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    08 Jul 14
  • Minnesota farmers get good week for fieldwork

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota farmers are coming off their best week for fieldwork in nearly a month. Drier conditions gave farmers 4.7 days suitable for fieldwork last week. The U.S. Department of …

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    08 Jul 14
  • Crews battling fire in downtown Waterville

      WATERVILLE, Minn. (AP) – Fire crews from several departments are battling a blaze in downtown Waterville, in southern Minnesota. Photos posted online by KEYC-TV show flames and black smoke billowing from a building. Mayor …

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    03 Jul 14
  • Flood damage tally for Minnesota $32M but rising

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Initial estimates from recent flooding across Minnesota put the public infrastructure damage at $32 million, with more assessments to come that will push the total up. Gov. Mark Dayton …

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    02 Jul 14
  • Damage assessments start in 4 Minnesota counties

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Teams from the state and federal emergency management offices are headed to four Minnesota counties to start adding up the damage from recent storms and flash flooding. The surveys …

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    01 Jul 14
  • Flooding washes out Minnesota corn, soybean crops

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Storms have washed out corn and soybean crops in parts of Minnesota. According to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s weekly crop report, 53 percent of Minnesota’s farm fields have surplus topsoil …

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    01 Jul 14
  • Parents seek mental help for teen accused of plot

      WASECA, Minn. (AP) – The parents and lawyer for a Minnesota teen accused of planning to massacre his family and high school classmates say he’s apparently not getting the mental health treatment he needs. …

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    30 Jun 14
  • Storms lead to excess runoff in Minnesota River

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A state pollution official says the torrential downpours this month have washed nearly a year’s worth of sediment into the Minnesota River and its tributaries. A Minnesota Public Radio report says …

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    30 Jun 14