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Sheriff: 1 Dead Following House Fire In Stearns Co.

Officials say one person died early Tuesday morning in a house fire in central Minnesota.


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St. Anthony Family Escapes House Fire Unharmed

Officials in central Minnesota say a St. Anthony family with three children was able to escape a house fire unharmed early Sunday morning.


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Freeport Artist Wins 2015 Waterfowl Stamp Contest

The DNR says Freeport, Minn., artist Scot Storm won the 2015 Migratory Waterfowl Stamp contest. His painting of a Harlequin duck will be on next year’s waterfowl stamp, which is required for all waterfowl hunters ages 18-64. The stamp costs $7.50.


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International Trips You Can Do In A Weekend

Many international destinations close to home may prove to be a better option than South Beach or Miami. Among the best international trips that can be done in a weekend are the Bahamas, Cabo San Lucas, Cancun, Montreal and Vancouver.


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Melrose Man Injured In Snowmobile Accident

A 50-year-old man was injured after being thrown from his snowmobile near Freeport on Saturday.


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Finding Minnesota: Freeport Reindeer Ranch Ready For Christmas

In less than a week Santa will be loading his sleigh and visiting the homes of children all around the world.


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Farmer Acquitted In Minn. Raw Milk Trial

Jurors have acquitted a Minnesota man accused of violating state laws by running a buying club that distributes raw milk from farmers to consumers.


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Raw Milk Trial Underway In Minneapolis

A Hennepin County courtroom is a long way from the dairy herds of central Minnesota. But it’s where the issue of food safety hangs in the balance with consumers rights. Specifically, it’s about farmer’s right to sell raw milk to members of a co-op or “private” food club.


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Relative Identifies Victim Of Silo Accident

A relative has identified the teenage victim of Saturday’s Stearns County silo accident.


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Paul Says He Has No Intention Of Dropping Out

Ron Paul said Saturday the Republican presidential race has “a ways to go” and he doesn’t intend to get out or get behind another candidate anytime soon.


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Loss Of Freeport Flour Mill Seen As Historic

When National Geographic magazine sent photographer Richard Olsenius to put pictures to Garrison Keillor’s tales of a mythical Lake Wobegon country, Olsenius made his home base in Freeport.


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Fire Destroys Flour Mill In Central Minnesota

Firefighters in central Minnesota spent most of Tuesday battling a massive fire a historic flour mill.



Freeport Farmer Committed To Raw Milk Sales

A Minnesota farmer who’s under investigation for distributing unpasteurized milk says he’ll continue to do so, even if it means going to jail.