CHICAGO — Minnesota closed fiscal 2013 with a $636 million surplus that will help repay school district aid withheld to deal with a prior budget deficit, according to preliminary budget results.

The state will still owe districts about $200 million of the $2.8 billion in state aid withheld to help balance the state's fiscal 2012-2013 biennial budget, according to a statement from Gov. Mark Dayton.

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