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Day: October 2, 2012


Minor car accident reported Tuesday

by Jody Spear and Kelly Meyer – MASON CITY – At approximately 6:50 pm, Tuesday evening, the Mason City Police and Fire Departments were dispatched to 6th Street and South Delaware for a

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Lady Gaga talks body image

By Andrea K. Walker, The Baltimore Sun – Lady Gaga was slammed on the internet this week after adding 25 pounds to her normally svelte figure and is fighting back by promoting people’s

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Two dead in I-80 head-on collision

DES MOINES – The Iowa State Patrol confirmed today that two men are dead today after a head-on collision on Interstate 80 in the Des Moines area. The accident occurred just after

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La Crosse: A party town tries to sober up

Larry Oakes, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – LA CROSSE, WIS. – It was the Saturday night before Oktoberfest, and this old brewery town’s legendary drinking culture was limbering up for the marathon to come. One

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Wolves’ brain trust operating in the now

Jerry Zgoda, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – Every season for the past eight, the Timberwolves and those who still cared about them looked forward to the proverbial promise of next year. This season truly,

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Bulls, bears diverge on earnings

Neal St. Anthony, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – As market watchers await the kickoff of third-quarter earnings season this month, there’s ample evidence that the torrid pace of corporate earnings over the past couple

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Polaris to add 300 jobs near Twin Cities

Dee DePass, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – Polaris Industries Inc. on Friday formally announced plans to more than double its product development center in Wyoming, Minn., while adding another 300 workers to the facility

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