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  • Vacant fire station becomes roller-sports park

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – A former fire station in Mankato that was transformed in a temporary skateboard park is drawing raves from teens who say it turned out better than they expected, and from …

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    21 Apr 14
  • Minnesota State team to return under Hoffner

      MANKATO, Minn. (AP) – Football players at Minnesota State, Mankato say they are ready to practice under reinstated coach Todd Hoffner. The Mavericks football program held a news conference Thursday, the day after players …

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    18 Apr 14
  • GOP avoids primary for secretary of state's office

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s labor force now tops 3 million. The Department of Employment and Economic Development showcased the figure Thursday as they released jobs figures for March. Their report says 2,600 …

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    17 Apr 14
  • Former vicar general deposed in priest abuse case

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A former vicar general of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis has answered questions under oath about how he handled sexual abuse allegations. The deposition of the Rev. …

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    17 Apr 14
  • Massive Spring Snowstorm Off Coast Of Northeast Brings Snow To Cape

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Just when it seemed like spring was here, an April snowstorm has dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of Minnesota. The National Weather Service reports nearly 15 inches of …

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    17 Apr 14
  • NP Students at Minnesota Academy of Science  and Engineering Fair

    Students from New Prague High School and Middle School participated in the Minnesota Academy of Science  and Engineering Fair with a variety of projects.  The high school students also participated in the Junior Science and …

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    14 Apr 14
  • Dayton to put minimum wage boost into law

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Gov. Mark Dayton is capping a push to raise Minnesota’s minimum wage with a ceremony to sign the bill doing just that. Dayton planned to turn the bill into …

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    14 Apr 14
  • Spring snow slows travel

      ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – It’s a slippery drive to work in southeastern Minnesota. Light snow, with accumulations of up to 4 inches, is reported in Winona, Preston and Rochester. The Minnesota Department of Transportation …

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    14 Apr 14