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  • Payton and Kansas Adams

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The 19-year-old driver of a car that lost control on an icy highway near Sleepy Eye, killing four people, is still recovering in the hospital. State Patrol Lieutenant Eric Roeske says …

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    10 Mar 14
  • Marine from Waseca killed in Afghanistan

      WASECA, Minn. (AP) – South-central Minnesota residents lined a procession route and held flags to pay their respects to a 20-year-old Marine killed in Afghanistan. Lance Corporal Caleb Erickson died February 28th from injuries …

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    10 Mar 14
  • outdoors-with-kchk

    Mike ‘Cold Front’ Kurre MNDNR – As dedicated sportsperson and sport shooter, my friends in the Bird Bustin’ Babes are partnering with the MN Lady Slippers Pheasant Forever chapter to raise funds for habitat acquisition …

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    06 Mar 14
  • NP HCK

      The New Prague Trojans made the most of their first opportunity in the Class A State Tournament yesterday. They beat Chisago Lakes Area convincingly 5-2 in the Quarterfinal round on Wednesday at the Xcel …

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    06 Mar 14
  • More than 10 inches of new snow in S Minn.

      CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) – After a brutal winter, Minnesota may be starting to climb out of the deep freeze. Temperatures across the state rose to the low to mid 20s Wednesday afternoon. But National …

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    06 Mar 14
  • vets-day

      ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Legislation giving military veterans a legal right to Veterans Day off from work is advancing in the Minnesota Legislature. The bill cleared a state House committee on Wednesday and …

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    06 Mar 14
  • Mall of America secures financing for expansion

      BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) – The Mall of America has secured financing for a $300 million expansion. The mega mall, with more than 400 stores, plans to break ground this month on a project that …

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    04 Mar 14
  • Dalai Lama visits Minnesota

      MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Dalai Lama has observed Tibetan New Year celebrations outside India for the first time since going into exile more than 50 years ago. About 3,000 Tibetan-Americans from across the country …

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    03 Mar 14