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  • Chokio Tax Forfeiture Resale

    A Chokio couple will have another chance to keep their house after a tax forfeiture to Stevens County. On a unanimous vote at Tuesday’s meeting, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners moved to resell William …

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    04 Apr 12
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    The Stevens County Highway Department have released their annual report for 2011, and the numbers show the department slid a little into the red. Stevens County Engineer, Brian Giese, reports the department spent $4.543 million in 2011 and …

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    04 Apr 12
  • Operation Cross Check

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – Immigration officials have arrested more than 100 people in the Upper Midwest as part of a nationwide sweep. U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement on Monday announced the arrests of more than 3,100 immigrants who …

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    03 Apr 12
  • Kerber Crash

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A Minnesota woman whose family was involved in a motor home crash in Kansas that killed five people and injured 13 has been upgraded to stable condition in a Kansas hospital. Overland Park Regional …

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    03 Apr 12
  • David Proffitt

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota’s legislative auditor is reviewing a state agency’s hiring practices after a report found lapses in the hiring of the ousted head of Minnesota’s largest hospital for the mentally ill and dangerous. David …

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    03 Apr 12
  • vikings stadium

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A bill to pay for a new Minnesota Vikings stadium is limping ahead at the state Capitol with time in the legislative session running short and amid lingering doubts over key financing elements. …

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    03 Apr 12
  • MN State Capitol

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – The Legislature has sent Gov. Mark Dayton a bill to tap into state budget reserves in order to start repaying about $2.4 billion owed to Minnesota school districts. The House and Senate …

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    03 Apr 12
  • Voter ID

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A proposed constitutional amendment requiring Minnesota voters to present photo identification at polling places is on the cusp of reaching November’s ballot. A House-Senate conference committee signed off Monday night on an agreement …

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    03 Apr 12