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ST. CLOUD – The economy has not been favorable to dairy farmers in the Midwest. With the third consecutive year of poor milk prices, many dairy farmers are selling themselves, including farms in Stearns County. Lucas Sjostrom is the executive director of the Minnesota Milk Producers Association. He says the changes in the international market …

Joe Cada made enough money playing online poker to pay his first house in cash. But before his first World Series of Poker in 2009, the 21-year-old didn’t want to risk a significant portion of his bankroll in Las Vegas. “I gave money to my mom, and I still had a couple hundred thousand in …