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Corn Plus in Winnebago is sold

A statement released on Wednesday, Oct. 21, announced the acquisition of Corn Plus of Winnebago by Greenfield Global Inc. of Canada. Greenfield Global Inc. is Canada’s largest fuel ethanol producer. The 48 million gallon per year ethanol plant in Winnebago is Greenfield’s first fuel ethanol asset in the United States. The Corn Plus facility has been shuttered since September of 2019. “This ushers in a new era of North American production for Greenfield,” Howard Field, President and CEO of Greenfield Global said. “We are excited to join producers in the United States in ...

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St. Cloud boy standing outside apartment wounded by gunshot

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a 9-year-old boy who was standing near the main entry door to a St. Cloud apartment complex Saturday night was shot by someone from an unknown location. The wound is not believed to be life-threatening. St. Cloud police say the victim, who lived in the ...

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Michigan State Spartans drop swimming and diving teams

EAST LANSING (AP) — Michigan State University is dropping swimming and diving teams for men and women after the 2020-21 season, officials said Thursday. “MSU athletics is facing a financial crisis unlike any we’ve ever seen in college athletics,” athletic director Bill Beekman and ...

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