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McGregor, Iowa tornado damage
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Another Threat of Severe Weather

Undated (KROC AM News) - Several rounds of thunderstorms are possible into Friday evening and there is another threat of severe weather and heavy rain, which poses a flooding risk due to the saturated grounds from this week’s earlier storms.

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Flash Flood Watch For Southeast Minnesota

Another round of thunderstorms is expected across portions of the Upper Mississippi River Valley Friday afternoon through early Saturday morning...

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Minnesota Surpasses 3 Million Jobs For First Time Ever

Rochester, MN (KROC AM News) - Minnesota's unadjusted job count passed the 3 million mark in June for the first time every, according to a press release from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development.

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Torrential Rain Snarls Traffic in Owatonna, Floods Baseball Field

Traffic on northbound I-35 just south of Owatonna sloshed to a halt Wednesday afternoon and water inundated Fuller Field at Dartt's Park.

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UKIP Leader Paul Nuttall Campaigns In Dagenham
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Is it Against Minnesota Law to Leave Your Pet in a Vehicle?

We've all seen pets stuck in cars on super hot days, and we can all agree that the owners of these pets are idiots, but are they breaking the law?

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Steele County Historical Society 31st Annual Extravaganza

Sunday afternoon was a picture perfect day, sunny, and warm like you would expect for July. That afternoon my daughter and I went to the Steele County Historical Society's 31st annual Extravaganza...

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Semi following bridge mishap in Faribault.  picture by Gordy Kosfeld
Semi following bridge mishap in Faribault. picture by Gordy Kosfeld
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Seventh Street Bridge in Faribault Claims Another Semi

Another semi struck the railroad bridge over Seventh Street Northwest in Faribault today.

I live on the street and use it going to and from work each day, and it seems a couple of times a year the bridge wins its battle with semis...

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Minnesota Sings Is Coming To Owatonna

Take a close look at the Owatonna Crazy Days posters as a number of new things have been added this year for the event that starts Thursday, July 27...

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Faribault Business Handles Death of Employee with Rare Compassion

The loss of a coworker is difficult. It may not be a family member or close friend, but it is someone you see on a daily basis, and their loss can be a difficult time for the entire company. One Faribault business handled the loss of a member of their team in an admirable way.

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Heavy Rains Create Flooding In Chicago
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Storms Possible, Xcel Energy In Storm Preparation Mode

Xcel Energy crews are preparing for potential thunderstorms and severe weather today that could include damaging wind, hail and flash flooding...

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