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Cause Of Huge Swine Farm Fire Accidental

State investigators have concluded an investigation into a huge fire that killed more than 12,000 pigs and hogs at a southern Minnesota swine farm.


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Swine Farm Plans To Rebuild After Massive Fire

Managers of a huge swine farm in southern Minnesota say they intend to rebuild after losing up to 11,000 sows and piglets in a weekend fire. Pipestone System manages the Cougar Run Farm near Truman. Pipestone CEO Luke Minion says it could take seven months to rebuild a farm of this size.


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Barn Fire Kills Thousands Of Animals, Workers Devastated

Employees are calling it devastating. Thousands of animals have died in a massive fire in southern Minnesota. The fire broke out Saturday afternoon just after 3 p.m. at the Cougar Run Farm, near the town of Truman. It’s about 45 minutes south of Mankato.


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Truman Settles Police Officer’s Employment Claim

The southern Minnesota city of Truman and the federal government have settled an employment claim filed by a police officer who served in Kuwait.


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Truman Schools Settle Whistleblower Lawsuit

The Truman School District in southern Minnesota will settle a lawsuit filed by a paraprofessional who said she was fired for being a whistleblower.


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Police Say Deaths Of Couple Are A Murder-Suicide

Investigators say the deaths of a couple found in their southern Minnesota home is a case of murder-suicide.


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Police Investigate Deaths Of 2 Elderly People

Police in a small southern Minnesota community are investigating the deaths of two elderly people.