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Officials: Cannon Falls Storm Will Be Mild

Water levels have receded in Cannon Falls, and weather officials say a new round of storms isn’t expected to make things worse.


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Water Receding After Cannon River Flood

The Cannon River has fallen 8 feet from its Thursday morning crest, and the Little Cannon River is just inches from being back within its banks, according to the Cannon Falls Police Department.


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Water Recedes After Flooding In Cannon Falls

Water receded in Cannon Falls on Friday, and officials were cautiously optimistic the worst was over after heavy rains sent the Cannon River and the Little Cannon River over their banks earlier in the day and prompted a voluntary evacuation of about two dozen homes.


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Minn. Cyclists Prepare To Reclaim Grand Prix Title

An annual race, considered to be the Tour de France of the Midwest, is back in the Twin Cities.


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Obama To Visit Minn. Friday; Speech At Honeywell

President Barack Obama is coming to Minnesota next week for a speech to tout his initiatives before Congress.


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Finding Minnesota: Ferndale Market Raising Turkeys

In Cannon Falls, people passing by the Ferndale Market could easily assume it’s just like any other store off Highway 52. They’d be wrong.


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As Obama Leaves MN, The Economy Takes Center Stage

Faced with the worst approval ratings in his presidency, Barack Obama came to Minnesota to rally his supporters.


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Obama Criticizes GOP Presidential Field At Town Hall

Hitting back against an emboldened GOP, President Barack Obama launched a rare direct attack Monday on the Republican presidential field, criticizing his potential 2012 rivals for their blanket opposition to any deficit-cutting compromise involving new taxes.


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Locals Puzzle Over Obama Stop In Minn. River Town

One question President Barack Obama left a mystery during his town hall Monday: Why Cannon Falls?


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President Lands In Minn. To Kick Off Bus Tour

President Barack Obama accused Congress on Monday of putting politics ahead of the country and called on voters to tell lawmakers to cut it out, as he kicked off a three-day Midwestern bus tour aimed at promoting his economic ideas and countering Republican attacks.


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Hundreds Grab Tickets For Obama’s Visit To Cannon Falls

On Sunday afternoon, White House staff members handed out 500 tickets on a first-come, first-serve basis. People showed up in numbers, from all over the state, waiting for what they called a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.


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Cannon Falls Gears Up To Host President Obama

The small town of about 4,000 people is just south of the Twin Cities. The President will be there on Monday to host a town hall style meeting about the economy and jobs.


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Twin Cites Metro Under Tornado Watch Until 9:15

Severe weather appears to be starting up Tuesday afternoon near the Twin Cities metro area.


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Police: Geocaching Device Causes Bomb Scare In Cannon Falls

A three-block section of a bike trail was closed Monday morning in Canon Falls, Minn., after a geocaching object found near the trail was thought to be a pipe bomb, police said.


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Man Pleads Guilty In Toddler’s Death

A mother’s boyfriend has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the death of a 2-year-old La Crosse area girl.