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  • top soil

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s topsoil moisture has improved, thanks to recent rain. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says an average of 0.95 inch of rain fell statewide last week. Central Minnesota received the …

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    17 Sep 13
  • real hope for haiti

    The Real Hope for Haiti Telethon is underway and we need your help. For donation information call 952-758-0474. Or you can drop off items Thursday and Friday at St. Wenceslaus School in New Prague or send …

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    22 Aug 13
  • mnsoybean

    MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – The Minnesota Soybean Research and Promotion Council has launched a new website to showcase cutting-edge research. The council says Mnsoybeanresearch.com features the latest in checkoff-funded research to provide Minnesota farmers with …

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    21 Aug 13
  • beef-main

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota beef producers vote in February on whether to double the state checkoff to $2 for every head sold to help elevate the image of beef. The state’s beef checkoff has …

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    21 Aug 13
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    KCHK’s Tom Graham addresses the crowd gathered for the Lexington Church Dedication Ceremony on Sunday Aug., 18th.  A plaque commemorating 100 years for the church was unveiled.  Tom is President of the Le Sueur County Pioneer Power …

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    20 Aug 13
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    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) – Craig Will has deal with plenty of unhappy customers since a new state tax on farm equipment repairs took effect July 1. Will works at Midwest Machinery in Sauk Rapids, …

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    19 Aug 13
  • Patrick Kiley

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A former Minnesota radio host has been sentenced to 20 years in federal prison for his role in a $194 million Ponzi scheme that bilked more than 700 investors. Seventy-five-year-old Patrick Kiley …

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    16 Jul 13
  • KCHK Scott Stier

    KCHK’s Summer Prize Extravaganza June winner Scott Stier of Belle Plaine takes delivery of his prizes from UFC in Le Sueur. Scott will make good use of his new Cub Cadet lawnmower and Echo Trimmer. …

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    12 Jul 13