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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The University of Minnesota is cutting staff in a federally funded program that teaches low-income Minnesotans about healthy eating. The university says the program will lose 67 of its 152 employees early …

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    19 Nov 13
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The pace of Minnesota’s corn harvest remains ahead of normal, thanks to the dry weather. In its weekly crop report, the U.S. Department of Agriculture says Minnesota’s corn harvest is …

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    19 Nov 13
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek is issuing an early reminder to be cautious around partially frozen ponds, lakes and other bodies of water. Stanek says no ice should ever be considered safe. …

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    18 Nov 13
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    Congratulations Chaska Hawks on a great season, finishing as a qualifier in the 2013 class 5A  State Tournament. The Hawks fell to the undefeated section 7 champions Brainerd Warriors on Saturday night 20-19.  

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    18 Nov 13
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Farmers markets in Minnesota saw a jump in the use of food stamps this year. Nearly 60 farmers markets in Minnesota accept food stamps. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says …

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    18 Nov 13
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s corn harvest continues to run ahead of the normal pace after a slow start. In its weekly crops and weather report for Minnesota, the U.S. Department of Agriculture says …

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    13 Nov 13
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    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Gov. Mark Dayton says he believes all Americans should be able to keep existing insurance plans under the new federal health care law. Dayton stressed Tuesday that he has little influence as …

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    13 Nov 13
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    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Landscape Arboretum in Chanhassen has grown by 78 acres. The University of Minnesota bought the Lake Tamarack property in Carver County to restore and protect the watershed. It contains …

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    13 Nov 13