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November 27, 2017
Traffic crosses the new bridge on County Highway 75 on Grey Cloud Island. Crews opened the road Oct. 30. William Loeffler / RiverTown Multimedia
Free flowing: County Road 75 open on Grey Cloud Island
November 27, 2017 - 8:45am
November 26, 2017
Sibley Park Apartments, a 60-unit complex in Mankato, Minn., is one of many buildings constructed in recent years to help reduce a shortage of homes for greater Minnesota workers. (Submitted photo)
Greater Minnesota has jobs, but not enough homes
November 26, 2017 - 11:22am
November 23, 2017
More than a dozen trees have been taken down by the beavers, and more have been started on. Photo courtesy of Andy Shoemaker
Beavers busy chewing down trees on city-owned lots in Newport
November 23, 2017 - 5:32pm
November 22, 2017
Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) at a hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Oct. 18, 2017. Many voters in Minnesota were not ready to demand Franken’s resignation after he became the latest public figure to be accused of mistreating women, even after aiming the same call at two state legislators accused of sexual harassment earlier this month. (Tom Brenner/copyright 2017 The New York Times)
Reports: Two more women accuse Sen. Al Franken of groping them
November 22, 2017 - 8:44pm
Construction crews excavating a basement for a proposed home in Nininger Township prompted an investigation when they discovered human remains. Researchers and neighbors have since identified the property as the former Rose Hill Cemetery site. Maureen McMullen / RiverTown Multimedia
Construction turns up century-old cemetery near Hastings
November 22, 2017 - 7:39pm
Minn. roundup: Minnesota deer harvest increases 16 percent over last year
November 22, 2017 - 10:47am
Since 2010, the Minnesota Department of Human Services identified nearly 100 violations at the day care center. Michelle Wirth / RiverTown Multimedia
Hastings day care center settles with state following several violations
November 22, 2017 - 8:00am
November 21, 2017
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Minn. roundup: Former northern Minnesota cult leader has sentence reduced
November 21, 2017 - 9:30am
November 19, 2017
Hale to the Bird runners compete in the 2016 race near Hamlet Park. The Thanksgiving morning 5K returns to Cottage Grove Thursday, Nov. 23. It will be followed by a new 5K race on Saturday, Nov. 25, called the Turkey Trot, at Kingston Park. RiverTown Multimedia file photo
New Thanksgiving weekend 5K race in Cottage Grove ruffles feathers in local Hale to the Bird event
November 19, 2017 - 8:00pm
November 17, 2017
Minn. roundup: Florida men convicted of credit card skimming; Man pleads guilty to lewd Minn. State Fair conduct
November 17, 2017 - 11:00am
November 15, 2017
Minn. roundup: Deer harvest up 10 percent; Suspect charged in Mall of America knife attack
November 15, 2017 - 10:00am
November 14, 2017
Minn. roundup: Mall of America says stabbing incident 'isolated'; more state news stories
November 14, 2017 - 9:06am
November 13, 2017
River Falls firefighters were assisted by other area firefighters in putting out a house fire on Highway 65 Saturday morning, Nov. 11. Assistant Fire Chief Mike Moody said flames could be seen coming from windows when firefighters arrived on scene. Photo courtesy River Falls Fire Department.
Wis. plow driver spots house on fire, helps owner get to safety
November 13, 2017 - 2:44pm
The Jamaica Avenue to Keats Avenue stretch of Ravine Parkway will be constructed in 2018. Courtesy of the city of Cottage Grove
Cottage Grove's 2018 construction prepares for new housing
November 13, 2017 - 8:45am
November 12, 2017
Participants get to work on their pieces at the Wood and Wine event Nov. 3. Photo courtesy of River Oaks Golf Course and Events Center
River Oaks' Eagles restaurant adds emphasis to events
November 12, 2017 - 10:45am
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