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Voters Approve Owatonna School District Bond

Owatonna school district voters approved the district's building bond plan Tuesday. Fifty-seven percent of voters approved the nearly $78 million proposal.

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Owatonna Rotary Presents Award to Dave ‘Ole’ Olson

The Owatonna Rotary Club presented its "Service Above Self" award Monday to Dave "Ole" Olson of Owatonna.

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Person Of Interest Arrested In Jacob Wetterling Case

Federal authorities say a man arrested today on child pornography charges is a "person of interest" in the 1989 disappearance of Jacob Wetterling...

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New “Person of Interest” in Jacob Wetterling Case

It’s been one of the longest, most widely-covered stories in Minnesota over the past 25+ years. It was also an event that caused parents throughout Minnesota to think twice before letting their children venture out in their neighborhoods on their own...

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Eastern Iowa High School Athlete Shows Incredible Sportsmanship, But Gets Disqualified for It

An Iowa high school senior wins a race and then sees a member of another team in distress. He does what any of us should... he helps. His reward? A disqualification that seems nothing short of ridiculous.

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Gopher Coach Jerry Kill Retires

A very emotional Gopher football coach Jerry Kill announced his retirement this morning to the media. The story broke this morning after a tweet from the University of Minnesota was circulated, Then a news conference was held at 8:30 this morning...

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There will be an event in Owatonna in November to discuss how and where to find qualified workers.
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Where Will The Workers Come From?

It's been stated that by the time the Mayo expansion updates are completed, there will be an estimated 45,000-person workforce shortage in the 11-county, southeastern Minnesota region...

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National FFA Convention Reports on October 29-30

Once again this year, KDHL and KRFO will be bringing you reports from the 88th National FFA Convention in Louisville, Kentucky, on Oct. 29-30...

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Steele County Humane Society Adopt-A-Highway Clean-Up

The Steele County Humane Society's Adopt-a-Highway Clean Up will be on Sunday, Nov. 8, weather permitting.

The day will begin at the Owatonna Business Incubator, 1065 S...

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Businesses Target of Phone Scam, Reports Owatonna Public Utilities

Owatonna Public Utilities contacted KRFO radio to report that a recent string of phone scams targeting local businesses has come to their attention.

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