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  • Mesabi Nugget Plant

    AURORA, Minn. (AP) – Employees of the Mesabi Nugget plant near Aurora have voted overwhelmingly not to form a union. A vote was held in recent days, and workers voted 57-21 not to unionize. United …

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    25 Jun 12
  • Minneapolis Police

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – An adult woman has been found lying dead in a downtown Minneapolis parking structure, and homicide investigators are treating the death as suspicious. Minneapolis police Sergeant Stephen McCarty says someone called police …

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    25 Jun 12
  • Aitkin Flood

    AITKIN, Minn. (AP) – Flood waters are still rising near Aitkin, where the Mississippi River is expected to remain above the flooding stage until Tuesday. The Minnesota Incident Command System says the river was at …

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    25 Jun 12
  • morris schools

    The Morris Area Schools will see another leadership change in coming weeks. High School Principal Mike Coquyt has announced his intention to resign. The Morris Area School board will meet in a special session on …

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    25 Jun 12
  • Highway 28

    Motorists on Highway 28 east of Glenwood may experience delays when a road resurfacing project begins today (Monday, June 25). Crews will mill and resurface the roadway between Highway 55 and the Pope/Stearns county line. …

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    25 Jun 12
  • WINGS

    A new program will be offered in Stevens County soon, promoting relationships between children and fathers who do not live together. The Stevens County Board has approved a new Human Services program called Father’s Program …

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    25 Jun 12
  • Kid Eating Sandwich

    Several local groups have banded together to provide students who need food with a steady supply. The program Backpacks of Love has been running at the Morris Area School for several months on the efforts …

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    25 Jun 12
  • field--barley

    Several local organization have pooled funds to pay farmers for the use of their land. Rural Advantage, along with Practical farmers of Iowa and U of M Extension, are looking for agricultural producers interested in …

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    25 Jun 12