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  • Court sides with Winona Co. on frack sand mine

      WINONA, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Court of Appeals has turned back a challenge to Winona County newest frack sand mine. Twelve residents challenged the county board’s approval for a condition use permit for …

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    17 Jun 14
  • Minnesota farmers catching up on planting

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Despite widespread rain last week, Minnesota farmers have managed to reach planting levels close to the five-year averages. According to the U.S. Agriculture Department, 97 percent of Minnesota’s expected …

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    17 Jun 14
  • Line workers restore power to 106,000

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Hundreds of power line workers have restored service to most of the 106,000 Xcel Energy customers who went down in weekend storms. All but a couple hundred customers had power by …

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    16 Jun 14
  • New Shakopee VA clinic holds grand opening

      SHAKOPEE, Minn. (AP) – Monday marks the grand opening of the new Veterans Affairs clinic in Shakopee. U.S. Rep. John Kline is slated to keynote the 9 a.m. program, which includes an open house …

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    16 Jun 14
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The University of Minnesota athletics Hall of Fame class this year will include basketball standout Quincy Lewis, hockey star Pat Micheletti and women’s hockey coach Laura Halldorson. The university announced Thursday the …

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    13 Jun 14
  • Man, 80, rescued from SE Minnesota grain bin

      LEWISTON, Minn. (AP) – An 80-year-old man has survived being trapped for several hours in a corn bin in southeastern Minnesota. Winona County Sheriff Dave Brand tells KAGE-AM rescuers pulled John Daley from the …

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    13 Jun 14
  • Delbert Huber

      FARIBAULT, Minn. (AP) – An 83-year-old man imprisoned for killing a Minnesota teacher in 2011 has died. The Minnesota Department of Corrections confirms Delbert Huber died Wednesday night. Huber was being held in the …

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    13 Jun 14
  • health-insurance

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – University of Minnesota researchers say the federal health overhaul has helped cut the number of uninsured people in the state by about 40 percent. It’s the first major assessment of the …

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    11 Jun 14