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  1. LocalPatrol: - Conflicting statements' after Becker collisionPatrol:...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | St. Cloud Times

    Patrol: 'Conflicting statements' after Becker collision The man authorities said ran red light in fatal collision told media he was passenger Check out this story on sctimes.com: Individuals involved in a fatal collision that killed a 54-year-old Becker man have given "conflicting statements" to investigators, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Charles Maurer was killed Tuesday night when his van was struck by a Ford F-150 than had run a red light on U.S. Highway 10, according to the State Patrol.

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  2. Minnesota lake area counties should expect big growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | TwinCities

    ... on Tuesday. The eight "high natural amenity" counties included in the study were Crow Wing, Cass, Aitkin, Hubbard, Becker, Otter Tail, Douglas and Pope. Seasonal households -- or those vacant for at least part of the year -- represent 31 percent of ...

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  3. Becker man killed in crash - had everything to live for'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | St. Cloud Times

    Becker man killed in crash 'had everything to live for' Family: Charles Maurer, 54, was enjoying newly good health before fatal Tuesday collision Check out this story on sctimes.com: BIG LAKE - A Becker man killed in a collision Tuesday night "had everything to live for," according to his mother. Family of Charles Maurer, 54, gathered Wednesday afternoon at a gas station near U.S. Highway 10 and Sherburne County Road 11 as crews cleaned the last of the glass and debris from the intersection.

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  4. 3 of a Kind Bike Run to benefit veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Maple Lake Messenger

    ... war veterans. "3 of a Kind" began as a memorial for three men: Jeff Colbenson, of Maple Lake, and Brett Johnson, of Becker, who were killed in a plane crash in 2010, and Matt Steffens, from Monticello, killed in a motorcycle crash two years earlier. ...

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  5. 1 Killed, 7 Hurt In 2-Vehicle Crash In Sherburne CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | CBS Local

    ... crash in Sherburne County Tuesday evening. According to the State Patrol, the crash happened at about 8 p.m. in Becker, Minnesota. A Ford F150 driving along Highway 10 ran a red light, investigators said, and crashed into a Dodge Caravan traveling ...

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  6. Minn. State Patrol on Scene of 'Serious' Crash on Highway 10 in Sherburne CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | KSTP

    The Minnesota State Patrol, three ground ambulances and two emergency care helicopters were at the scene of a broadside crash in Sherburne County Tuesday night. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the incident occurred at approximately 8 p.m. on Highway 10 near County Road 11, in between Becker and Big Lake.

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  7. Xcel Energy's large coal-fired generators at Becker face pressure for retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Star Tribune

    Xcel Energy Inc. is facing fresh pressure from clean-energy groups - and for the first time from a state agency - to curtail at least some coal burning at its giant Sherco generating station in Becker, Minn. The plant on the banks of the Mississippi River is Xcel's largest power plant, with three generators constructed in the 1970s and 1980s.

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  8. Xcel Energy Says Fire Now Out In Sherco Coal Storage BarnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | CBS Local

    ... division of CBS Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] BECKER, Minn. (AP) - Xcel Energy says a fire is now out in the coal storage barn at its Sherco power plant near Becker. Xcel ...

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  9. Navy vet swims Mississippi to honor family members of fallen service membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | TwinCities

    At the bank of the Mississippi in Becker, Minn., Taylor Roark leaned over a yellow-and-white kayak and wrote a message to a man he struggles to remember. Ring, a 10-year Navy combat veteran, is nearly one-fifth of the way through a 2,552-mile swim down North America's longest river.

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  10. Making the Grade - July 1611 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 16 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    Morgan DeMars of Backus, Tatum Sheley of Backus, Mara Powers of Breezy Point, Sabrina Becker of Crosslake, Haley Monson of Crosslake, Maddison Olson of Crosslake, Alice Bertram of Deerwood, Sharissa Mickelson of Deerwood, Daniel Paul of Hackensack, Grace Gilsrud of Longville, Maria Schommer of Merrifield, Amanda Carlson of Nisswa, Lexa Gifford of ... (more)

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  11. Per diem boosts lawmakers' payRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | St. Cloud Times

    ... both Republicans. Of the 134 members of the Senate, 26 collected the maximum per diem. Among them were David Brown of Becker, Michelle Fischbach of Paynesville and John Pederson of St. Cloud, all Republicans. Some legislators asked for a reduced ...

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  12. Greater Minnesota looks to attract, retain young professionals9 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... and people in north central (Cass, Crow Wing, Todd, Wadena and Morrison counties) and west central Minnesota (Clay, Becker, Wilkin, Otter Tail, Grant, Douglas, Stevens, Pope and Traverse counties) from March to November and develop recommendations ...

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  13. Police Chase Closes Part of Hwy 10, Ends with Arrest of Red Wing ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 7 | KSTP

    ... Additional deputies were called in for back up. The chase went into Big Lake, west on Highway 10 and ended in Becker Township, the sheriff's office said. The driver, Jordan Denk, was arrested and booked into the Sherburne County Jail on suspicion of ...

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  14. Sen. Branden Petersen not running for re-election to MN SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Star Tribune

    ... for family and making a living," he wrote. Petersen joins Sen. Julianne Ortman, R-Chanhassen, and Sen. David Brown, R-Becker, in not seeking re-election, which could complicate efforts by Republicans to take the Senate in 2016. Republicans have high ...

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  15. Petersen joins list of GOPers leaving Senate in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | TwinCities

    ... are already lining up for her seat. The Associated Press reports that Sen. David Brown, a two-term member from Becker, has also announced that he would not run again. In the House so far, only state Rep. Ryan Winkler, DFL-Golden Valley, has ...

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  16. 3,800 miles later, man reflects on West Coast bike rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | St. Cloud Times

    ... attention along the way, Mike explained the mission behind Relay for Life and how others could donate to the Becker event or help raise money in their own communities. He reflected on all the people he knows who are affected by cancer as he peddled, ...

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  17. 4. Robert DotyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2015 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... Stephanie of Little Falls, MN, Brian Douglas and his wife Judy of Caledonia, MN, Keven Eugene and his wife Karen of Becker, MN; daughter, Becky Jean and her husband Jim Powell of Sunrise Beach, MO; 10 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; nieces ...

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  18. Herding places third in state golfRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Small Town Papers

    Abby Herding participated in the Class A State Golf Tournament last week in Becker, MN. It was Abby's fourth trip to the state tournament.

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  19. Police: Brainerd Hospital Bed Set on Fire in Escape from Locked UnitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | WDIO

    ... to police, the suspect and two accomplices fled the scene in a vehicle and were stopped around 11 p.m. by police from Becker, which is about 80 miles south of Brainerd. The three were arrested. One of the three was set to a juvenile detention ...

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  20. Brainerd hospital bed set on fire; 3 escape from locked unitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... two accomplices had driven away, but were able to get a vehicle description and sent out a statewide alert. Police in Becker located the vehicle and three occupants were taken into custody without incident. One person arrested was a 17-year-old girl ...

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