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BLOOMING PRAIRIE — The Blooming Prairie City Council unanimously voted Monday to spend $145,000 to pay off an outstanding general obligation bond for a streets project two years early.

BLOOMING PRAIRIE — After seeing increased demand for services, especially in the demand for broadband Internet, one communications company is opening a retail store in Blooming Prairie.

ST. PAUL - Minnesota employers added 14,500 jobs in February, bringing total jobs in the state to near the pre-recessionary peak five years ago, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).

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