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Minnesota Towns With Naughty Names

Have you ever been traveling across the United States and passed through a town that made you snicker a little because of its name? My favorite was Kickapoo, Illinois, but I'm sure there have been others...

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Xcel Energy’s Winter Storm Tips

Xcel Energy, and I suspect other area utilities, are making plans to go on the attack should we end up with a big-time storm this weekend. Xcel has a list of some storm tips and a few are some I hadn't thought of...

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Run Through the Holidays with These 7 Christmas Classics

I admit running is a monotonous way to try to stay in shape. Using Christmas music helps add a change of pace for me during December.

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Loren’s Got Southern Minnesota’s Lucky Numbers

They look like lottery ticket numbers: 24, 27, 25, 21 and 23. They're good numbers because those numbers are the forecast high temperatures for next Tuesday through Saturday...

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Gustavus Adolphus Suspends 4 Fraternities, Sororities

ST. PETER, Minn. (AP) — Four of Gustavus Adolphus College's Greek organizations have been suspended for a year or more, reportedly for violating the school's hazing and sexual harassment policies...

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Kids Going Sledding? Have Them Wear A Helmet

The medical community says that head injuries can happen while sledding, and can be just as severe as those that occur skiing or snowboarding...

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Owatonna Arts Center Presents Abigail Hansen Harp Concert Friday

Owatonna's Abigail Hansen will perform a harp concert Friday, December 30, at the Owatonna Arts Center. It begins at 7:30PM.

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KRFO Radio Pup of the Week

The KRFO Radio Pup of the Week is Rocky. He's one lucky dog as he was oh-so-close to being euthanized before being rescued. Rocky weighs about 40 pounds and is 5-6 years old...

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Winter Storm Warning For Southern Minnesota

A wind chill advisory is out until 9AM Thursday morning. The cold overnight lows combined with winds, are putting wind chills in the -20 to -35 range...

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Mike’s Having Some Cold Weather Fun

Okay, let's see a show of hands if you're enjoying this wonderful weather.


That's what I thought, except for last Sunday, when we all went outside to play in the snow, this cold weather hasn't been much fun at all...

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