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  • Authorities investigate bomb threats at Minnesota schools

    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – Authorities are investigating bomb threats phoned in to schools in Minnesota on the same that schools across the country reported evacuations due to threats. A bomb threat at Ben Franklin Elementary …

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    24 May 16
  • Hwy. 60 crash Friday kills one, injures two others

    A Kenyon man was killed in a crash on Hwy. 60 Friday, and two others were injured. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Scott Kalina, 53, if Kenyon, was killed, while Chriatine and Joseph Braun, …

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    23 May 16
  • Amazon begins hiring 1,000 employees in Shakopee

    Amazon is now hiring for more than 1,000 full-time positions at its 820,000-square-foot fulfillment center under construction in Shakopee. At the facility, Amazon employees will pick, pack and ship small items to customers like books, …

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    23 May 16
  • Steele County GOP co-chairman resigns over Trump

      ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – The co-chairman of a Minnesota county Republican Party says he’s resigning from his position because Donald Trump has emerged as the GOP’s presumptive presidential nominee. Dave Thul has led Steele …

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    18 May 16
  • Homeland Security denies Dayton's REAL ID extension request

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Federal officials have again denied Gov. Mark Dayton’s request for more time to comply with stronger driver’s license standards to board planes. Minnesota hasn’t upgraded its licenses to meet the …

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    17 May 16
  • Dayton No transportation funding plan without compromise

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Gov. Mark Dayton says he’s presenting a middle ground on a transportation funding plan but that it’s up to Republicans to meet him halfway. The Democratic governor presented two proposals …

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    17 May 16
  • Gary Lee Bandel

    Gary Lee Bandel, age 68 of Belle Plaine, passed away peacefully on January 11th surrounded by his family.  Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11a.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at Our Lady of …

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    12 May 16
  • Warrant Minnesota doctor saw Prince, prescribed drugs

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) – A search warrant reveals that a Minnesota doctor saw Prince twice in the month before his death – including the day before he died – and prescribed him medication. The warrant …

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    11 May 16