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  1. Teenage killer in 1998 Minnesota case accused of slaying N.M. inmateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | TwinCities

    Convicted as a teenager in Minnesota's Kandiyohi County of murdering two people, Daniel Thomas Hood, 34, has been indicted in the killing of another inmate in a New Mexico correctional facility. Hood is charged with first-degree murder and possession of a deadly weapon or explosive by a prisoner, according to New Mexico court records.

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  2. MN: Joyride to Provide Extra Sober Shuttle This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Mass Transit

    June 30--SPICER -- Demand for the Joyride sober bus program has remained steady during its second year of operation, with dozens of people already using the program this summer to plan sober rides home from local bars. As of last week, 53 people had already taken advantage of the service since Memorial Day weekend, said Stephanie Felt, coordinator of the Kandiyohi County Safe Community Coalition.

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  3. Minnesota homeless offered tiny houses, built by studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | TwinCities

    ... materials. The 128-square-foot house, built on a trailer, was on display in the western parking lot of the Kandiyohi County Health and Human Services Building. Many people involved in the project were there to see it. Taylor Freitag, a recent ...

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  4. 27-Year-Old Arrested After Fleeing Police In Stolen CarRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | CBS Local

    ... man was arrested early Saturday after he led police on a high-speed chase in a stolen car. According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff's Office, around 1:50 a.m. officers attempted to stop a 2006 Saturn as it entered the city of Spicer for driving at ...

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  5. Top Turkey Producing County Reports Another Case of H5N2Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 6 | WCAV

    The top turkey producing county in the country's top turkey state has recorded its 40th case of bird flu. The Minnesota Board of Animal Health on Friday said the state's latest presumed positive detection is a turkey farm in Kandiyohi County, which has seen more avian influenza outbreaks than any other in the state.

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  6. Kandiyohi County, top turkey producer, records 40th bird flu caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | TwinCities

    The top turkey producing county in the country's top turkey state has recorded its 40th case of bird flu. The Minnesota Board of Animal Health on Friday said the state's latest presumed positive detection is a turkey farm in Kandiyohi County, which has seen more avian influenza outbreaks than any other in the state.

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  7. US: 46.7 million birds lost to H5N2/H5N8Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | Crofs Blogs

    ... onsecutive day (the outbreaks reported by APHIS were found earlier). Minnesota reports the 40th outbreak in Kandiyohi County.

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  8. Kandiyohi County Records 40th Bird Flu CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 5 | CBS Local

    ... Board of Animal Health on Friday said the state's latest presumed positive detection is a turkey farm in Kandiyohi County, which has seen more avian influenza outbreaks than any other in the state. The new flock size is still being determined. Bird ...

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  9. Egg prices nationwide upRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | 13WHAM

    ... But in Midwest communities with economies dominated by the poultry industry, there's been a human cost. Kandiyohi County, Minnesota, is home to the largest number of turkey operations in the top turkey-producing state, and it's become ground zero ...

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  10. Hard-hit Kandiyohi County reports 39th bird flu caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | TwinCities

    The Minnesota Board of Animal Health reported presumptive positive test results Tuesday from a 39th flock in Kandiyohi County. The west-central county is the center of Minnesota's turkey industry and it's been hit harder than any other county in the state by the H5N2 avian influenza virus.

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  11. US: APHIS tallies 44.99 million birds lost to H5N2 as of June 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    ... ed since December: 44,994,993. Meanwhile, the Minneapolis Star Tribune reports yet another H5N2 outbreak in Kandiyohi County, the 39th so far in that county and the 104th in the state.

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  12. Analyst: Bird Flu Could Affect Corn PricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | KAAL-TV Austin

    ... of corn per year per laying hen. He estimates producing a turkey from start to finish would be similar. Kandiyohi County in west-central Minnesota is the county hardest hit by bird flu in the state, with presumptive positive test results from a 39th ...

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  13. Minnesota Up to 102 Flocks with Avian FluRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | KSTP

    The number of flocks in Minnesota that have avian flu is up to 102, the Minnesota Board of Animal Health said. Kandiyohi County is up to 38 farms with reports of avian flu.

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  14. Number of Minnesota farms hit by bird flu nears 100Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | TwinCities

    Three new cases of bird flu were reported Wednesday on Minnesota farms, bringing the total number to 97 poultry farms affected by the deadly H5N2 virus. There are now 37 commercial turkey farms affected by the disease in Kandiyohi County, which is more than any other county in the state.

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  15. Bird Flu Returns To Minnesota With 6 Newly Infected FarmsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | KDLT-TV Sioux Falls

    Bird flu has returned to Minnesota after a lull of over a week with no new cases, with presumptive positive test results from six turkey farms. The new detections announced by the Minnesota Board of Animal Health on Tuesday include the first case in Brown County, a farm with 46,800 turkeys, and new outbreaks at turkey farms in Kandiyohi and Renville counties.

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  16. Bird Flu Returns with Six Farms Reporting Cases in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | KSTP

    Bird flu has returned to Minnesota after a lull of more than a week with no new cases, with presumptive positive test results from six turkey farms. The new detections announced by the Minnesota Board of Animal Health on Tuesday include the first case in Brown County, a farm with 46,800 turkeys, and new outbreaks at turkey farms in Kandiyohi and Renville counties.

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  17. Bird flu hits six more Minnesota farms after a week of no casesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... summer - as the weather got warmer. Three of the outbreaks announced Tuesday were in central Minnesota's Kandiyohi County, bringing the total there to 36, the most of any of the 22 Minnesota counties struck by the lethal H5N2 avian flu. Kandiyohi is ...

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  18. US: County hit hard by ripple effects of Minnesota's H5N2 outbreaksRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Crofs Blogs

    ... for the bird flu that's devastating Minnesota's turkey industry and threatening the state's rural economy. Kandiyohi County is the largest turkey producer in the nation's biggest turkey-producing state, and the county seat of Willmar is home to ...

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  19. Kandiyohi County hit hard by ripple effects of bird flu in MinnesotaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... for the bird flu that's devastating Minnesota's turkey industry and threatening the state's rural economy. Kandiyohi County is the largest turkey producer in the nation's biggest turkey-producing state, and the county seat of Willmar is home to ...

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  20. Meeker County 4-H Dairy Bowl TaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2015 | Tri

    The Meeker and Meeker/Kandiyohi County 4-H senior and junior dairy project bowl teams had strong showings at the state contest held in Sauk Rapids Saturday, April 11. In the senior division, the Meeker County senior team went undefeated on their way to the state championship. They defeated the Carver County team on their way to victory.

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