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Watch what happens when kids play with paint

Two brothers throw their own paint party and their dad discovers the messy results.

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NBC, Netflix shelve Cosby projects amid assault allegations

Allegations that Cosby drugged and sexually assaulted several women decades ago gained renewed attention last month.

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Arlene Haack, 88, of Emmetsburg

Services for 88-year-old Arlene Haack of Emmetsburg will be Saturday, Nov. 22nd, at 10:30am at St. John’s Lutheran Church in…

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in Lifestyle

Facebook launches new app for groups

Users will be able to get in touch with their chosen group easier — especially when using a mobile device.

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in Lifestyle

Sugary drinks still marketed to children

Children are seeing fewer ads for sugary drinks on TV, but they remain a prime target for marketers.

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Obama to unveil immigration plan Thursday

The controversial plan on immigration policy is a go-it-alone move that could deepen the partisan divide.

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MMC-RU Whole Grade Sharing Put On Hold

Remsen-Union is facing a $400,000 budget shortfall with Marcus Meriden-Cleghorn looking at a $175,000-$200,000 figure for the coming school year...

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Clay County Baseball Exhibit Meeting

Those interested in helping are encouraged to attend a meeting Thursday night at the Clay County Heritage Center...

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Spencer QHI Program Extended

A public hearing to sell land to developers looking to construct 23 homes is slated for December 1st...

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LATEST Spencer High School Evacuation

Spencer's High school is evacuated after a bomb threat was found...

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in Sports

Jason Collins, first openly gay NBA player, retires

Collins, a 7-foot defensive specialist, played for six teams during his 13-year NBA career.

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Bono has 18 screws in his arm

The U2 frontman is recovering after fracturing his arm, eye, and shoulder blade in a bicycle crash.

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in Farm

Texas Congressman Conaway To Lead House Ag Committee

Spencer, IA: (Nov. 19, 2014) – Texas Republican Congressman Mike Conaway will become the chairman of the House Agriculture Committee…

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A year’s worth of snow in a few days

An unseasonably cold blast of weather moved across the country while heavy snow contributed to multiple deaths.

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Bono, Affleck stay silent in PSA on Ebola response

Celebrities play he waiting game in a new online campaign calling for a unified response to the Ebola epidemic.

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WATCH: Drone footage of historic New York snowfall

Take a look at the record-setting snowfall in Buffalo.

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Christmas commercial takes century-old inspiration

The ad relives the extraordinary events of Christmas 1914, when the guns fell silent and two armies found the true meaning of the holiday.

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VW recalls 442K cars to fix suspension problem

Volkswagen is recalling hundreds of thousands of Jettas and Beetles to fix a problem that can cause rear suspension failure.

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‘Vape’ is the word of the year

The Oxford English Dictionary has declared "vape" its 2014 word of the year.

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ILCDC Business Recognition Luncheon

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They introduced the young professional of the year and Goldstar business Education partnership awards this year...

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Winter Aeration Systems Started Locally

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This includes Five Island Lake in Palo Alto County, Ingham Lake in Emmet County, and Center and Silver Lakes in Dickinson County...

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AGCO Cutbacks

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AGCO of Jackson recently had to trim 43 jobs from their workforce...

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Rahn Retirement

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The chairman of the Spencer Hospital Board of Trustees has resigned...

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October Home Sales

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There were more homes sold across the state in October compared to the same month a year ago...