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3 hrs ago | Twin Cities Daily Planet
When you think of Minnesota State Fair food, you may think of cheese curds, corn dogs and gooey cookies.
4 hrs ago | KAAL-TV Austin
"As we get into fall we're going to need the rail to move grain," said Tim Chicos at Northern Country Co-op in Lansing.
8 hrs ago | Marshall Independent
With the elderly comprising an estimated 90 percent of seasonal influenza's death toll, the flu vaccination rate among a group of professionals working closely with this age group - staff at hospitals, clinics and nursing homes - should be 100 percent or very close.
10 hrs ago | Construction Equipment Guide
The tractor pictured, named the X-1 and completed in July 1973, was the first prototype for the D10 tractor and was only used for testing.
13 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider
Douglas McCain, a Minnesotan who had been killed fighting alongside ISIS, was childhood best friends with another American who had joined an al Qaeda-linked terror group fighting in Somalia.
18 hrs ago | City Pages
If you're a member of the Red Lake Indian Reservation in northwestern Minnesota, voting early in an election isn't easy.
A new report says that unemployment data has become less accurate over the past 20 years, in part because of declining survey response rates, writes David Leonhardt.
BNSF Railway announced today it has trained 1,200 Minnesota first responders in community hazmat training sessions held throughout the state this year and the railroad is sending another 130 Minnesota firefighters to specialized crude by rail training at the national railroad research and training facility in Pueblo, CO.
Hurricane Grill & Bar started in Florida in 1995, and has ambitious plans to expand across the nation, with 26 restaurants in the works for Minnesota and North Dakota.
This fall will be the first time in Minnesota history that students will be able to attend free all-day kindergarten across the state.
Minnesota An American man believed to have been killed in Syria was there to fight alongside an extremist militant group, most likely the Islamic State , a U.S. official said.
The stalks in Minnesota's corn fields are close to 7 feet high. The kernels are still developing and if the weather holds up, the ears reach maturity in about a month and a half.
It's been beautiful, fall-like weather the past few days, and fairgoers seem to appreciate it.
Officials from the state department have confirmed that a 33 year old man who died this weekend fighting in Syria was Minnesota native Douglas McAuthor McCain.
Many home care workers in the state, including Sumer Spika welcomed the voting victory and the right to unionize.
A reward of $25,000 is being offered for information leading to the capture of a Minnesota man charged with killing his former boyfriend earlier this month.
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Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 08:43 pm
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