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Victims Identified In Wisconsin Plane Crash

Authorities say two small planes crashed within hours of one another in western Wisconsin and southwestern Minnesota, killing all seven people who were onboard the aircraft.

07/28/2015

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Undercover Video Shows Alleged Mistreatment Of Minn. Pigs

A California-based animal rights group is calling on Walmart, the nation’s largest retailer, to stop buying pork from a Minnesota producer. Mercy For Animals went undercover at a hog farm in Pipestone and recorded gruesome images they say proves their point.

10/29/2013

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Minn. Man Falls Down Chicago Hotel Smokestack, Dies

A 23-year-old Pipestone, Minn. man was killed after he fell down the smokestack of a Chicago hotel while trying to take a photo.

12/13/2012

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Minnesota Man Sentenced For Kidnapping SD Woman

A Minnesota man convicted of assaulting a South Dakota woman and locking her in a bedroom has been sentenced to three years in prison.

10/30/2012

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NRCS Announces Cover Crop Sign-Up For Drought-Affected Counties

State conservation services are offering $400,000 in federal funds for drought-affected farmers to plant cover crops so that livestock might be fed and erosion controlled.

08/02/2012

Nearly 826,000 pounds of ground beef was recalled in 12 states in August 2009 after at least 27 people were sickened by salmonella.

Minnesota Company Recalls Burger Meat

A southwestern, Minn., food company is recalling more than 400 pounds of its steakhouse burger meat because of misbranding and allergens, officials said.

05/20/2012

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AG: Deputy Was Justified In Shooting Minnesota Man

South Dakota investigators have determined that a sheriff’s deputy was justified in shooting a Minnesota man following an escalation from a short vehicle pursuit in rural Moody County.

03/02/2012

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Thief Takes $40,000 Worth Of Cattle From Minn. Farmer

A Minnesota farmer has had a busy week after a thief in the night stole 26 of his cattle and sold them as his own.

02/06/2012

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Federal Disaster Aid Available After Minn. Storms

Federal disaster aid is available for state and local governments following last month’s string of severe storms, flooding and tornadoes.

08/13/2011

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Patrol Suspects Alcohol In Double-Fatal Crash

Two people were killed in a crash in Pipestone County Tuesday night and a third was critically injured.

01/06/2011