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  • Pictured left to right - City Administrator, Mike Johnson, Ronald Bruzek, New Prague Mayor, Chuck Nickolay

    New Prague City Council including Mayor Chuck Nickolay and City Administrator, Mike Johnson honored Ronald Bruzek, the New Prague Waste Water Superintendent during the January 17th City Council Meeting. Mr. Bruzek will be retiring from …

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    17 Jan 12
  • State officials shut down Farmington’s hopes for license bureau

    After months of struggles Farmington decides to give up on re-opening the license bureau in City Hall. The center was opened last March but closed after only about a week. The center was permitted to …

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    17 Jan 12
  • Man charged in Minn. teen’s fatal stabbing

    MONTEVIDEO, Minn. (AP) – A 24-year-old man is now charged with fatally stabbing an 18-year-old woman outside a Montevideo pizza restaurant where they both worked. Darek Nelson was charged Tuesday in Chippewa County in the …

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    17 Jan 12
  • Police: Alcohol suspected in death of teen

    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – Rochester police say alcohol likely played a role in the death of a teen left sleeping in a cold car overnight. Eighteen-year-old Minorum Hong, of Rochester, was found dead about 8 …

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    17 Jan 12
  • Missing MN woman returns safely to SD truck stop

    HOT SPRINGS, S.D. (AP) – Authorities are investigating abduction claims by a Minnesota woman who went missing from a western South Dakota truck stop and then returned a day later. Fifty-eight-year-old Constance Beyer of Hancock, …

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    17 Jan 12
  • Ag pollution prevention program tested in Minn.

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota will take the lead in testing a federal program that encourages farmers to reduce agricultural pollution. U.S. Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, Environmental Protection Agency administrator Lisa Jackson and Gov. …

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    17 Jan 12
  • Lakeville woman and sister on board wrecked ship

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Lakeville woman and her sister had only been aboard the Costa Concordia several hours before they felt the cruise ship hit a bump near a Tuscan island. Ronda Rosenthal met her …

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    17 Jan 12
  • Minnesota company plans to make TVs in Michigan

    CANTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) – A Minnesota electronics company plans to manufacture flat-screen televisions at a plant in suburban Detroit under a partnership with a Michigan-based business. The Detroit Free Press reports Tuesday that Element …

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    17 Jan 12