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Authorities Shoot, Kill Loose Bull Near Afton

Authorities said a bull had to be put down Wednesday morning after getting loose in east Twin Cities metro. The Washington County Sheriff’s Office said the bull somehow got loose during a transport and the area of Manning and Hudson Avenues near Afton late Tuesday night.

09/25/2013

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Fatal Crash On I-94 Near Afton

A crash on eastbound Interstate 94 near Highway 95 has killed a man driver, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

04/18/2013

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Valentine’s Day Getaway Destinations In Minnesota

Take a closer look at some of Minnesota’s most romantic and charming destinations for your Valentine’s Day getaway.

02/02/2013

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Afton Alps Ready For Vail Makeover

Afton Alps was created in 1963 by three local farmers, and over the decades thousands of Minnesotans have skied and worked there.

12/13/2012

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Body Found In St. Croix River

A deceased body has been discovered in the St. Croix River in Afton, Minn. Sunday, according to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office.

08/12/2012

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Warm Weather Presents Challenges for Snowmakers

At the Afton Alps ski hill, you would think winter has arrived in full force. It’s not because of Mother Nature, it’s because of snow makers like Ken Speltz.

01/05/2012

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2 Critical, 4 Others Injured In Afton Accident

Two people were critically injured and at least four others suffered non-life threatening injuries after a traffic accident in Afton on Monday, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

10/11/2011

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Search For 2 In WY Hits Home For 2 Minn. Families

When Jon Francis disappeared while hiking in the Idaho mountains five years ago, Dan and Sue Seftick lent support to the Minnesota man’s family while it grappled with the uncertainty and despair.

04/21/2011

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Woman Hopes To Change Ordinance For Her 22 Sled Dogs

When you arrive at Mille Porsild’s place in Afton, you don’t hear dogs. You don’t hear much of anything.

12/07/2010

Finding Minnesota: Minnesota’s Red Pine Tree

You may have spent some time over the weekend picking out a tree for your home for the holidays.

11/28/2010