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(Sartell MN-) Congressman Tom Emmer held a town hall meeting in Sartell last night. Much of the national media has focused on disruptions of congressional townhall meetings caused by anti-Trump protestors, and before the meeting, Emmer said he would cancel the Sartell event if the same thing… Read more

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(Appleton MN-) In an effort to solve Minnesota’s overcrowded prison problem and bring hundreds of good-paying union jobs back to western Minnesota, State Representative Tim Miller is chief-authoring legislation that would re-open the Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton... Read more

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(Willmar MN-) The Minnesota Department of Transportation invites the public to attend an open house and public hearing tonight regarding the proposed Willmar Wye project in the city of Willmar and Willmar Township. Kandiyohi County Commissioner Harlan Madsen says the event goes from 5 to 7 p… Read more

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(Big Lake MN-) A Big Lake man was killed in a three vehicle crash in Big Lake yesterday morning. The state patrol says 33-year-old Matthew Barthel was driving his car southbound through a green light at the intersection of Highway 10 and Sherburne County Road 81 when a Jeep ran a red light a… Read more

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(Willmar MN-) The Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Department now says the high speed chase Tuesday northwest of Willmar which led to the arrest of a wanted teen later turned into a drug bust with several arrests. A 17-year-old had several arrest warrants out for him, and just after 11 a.m Tuesday… Read more

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(Willmar MN-) Isaac Holland has accepted the offer to be Willmar's next City Administrator, and on Tuesday night, the city council approved his contract. Interim Administrator Mike McGuire says Holland will make $126,000-a-year... Read more

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(St. Paul, MN) -- The Minnesota Senate will vote on legislation to end the ban on Sunday liquor sales. The Senate bill differs from what has already cleared the House because it allows liquor stores to open at 11 a.m. instead of 10 a.m. Republican leaders in the Senate haven't yet said when … Read more

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(St. Paul, MN) -- A driver is in custody after a jogger was hit and killed by a vehicle in St. Paul. Police say the incident happened last night near Dayton Avenue and Mississippi River Boulevard when a man driving an SUV collided with the victim, who was in the crosswalk. The jogger died at… Read more

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Larry Tomes age 90 of Maynard passed away Tuesday, February 21… Read more

LOCAL AND REGIONAL SPORTS

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(St. Paul, MN) -- The Wild are getting an extended break until their next game. Minnesota will wrap up its eight-game homestand on Monday against the Los Angeles Kings. The Wild remain atop the Western Conference with 84 points, five more than Chicago. Read more

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(Minneapolis, MN) -- The Timberwolves are back in action tomorrow as they host the Dallas Mavericks at Target Center. The 22-and-35 Wolves come out of the All-Star break three-and-a-half games behind Denver for the eighth and final playoff spot in the West. If the Wolves want to make a move,… Read more

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(Fort Myers, FL) -- The Twins continue spring workouts today in Fort Myers. Grapefruit League play begins tomorrow against the Tampa Bay Rays. Opening Day is April 3rd against the Royals at Target Field. Read more

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(College Park, MD) -- Dupree McBrayer led a balanced attack with 18 points off the bench to lead Minnesota to an 89-75 win at 24th-ranked Maryland. The Gophers outscored the Terrapins 55-to-40 in the second half. Minnesota is now 21-and-7 overall. The Gophers host Penn State on Saturday. Read more

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(St. Paul, MN) -- Jonathan Toews [[ Taves ]] tallied a hat trick as the Blackhawks beat the Wild 5-3 at Xcel Energy Center. Mikael Granlund scored twice and Zach Parise also lit the lamp for Minnesota, which leads the Central Division with 84 points. The Wild host the LA Kings on Monday. Read more

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iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) — Jobless claims spiked higher last week, increasing by 6,000, according to the latest figures released Thursday by the Labor Department. Read more

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