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  • Fatal

    Two Mankato residents were killed when their motorcycle was hit by an SUV Saturday afternoon on Highway 68 near Judson.  The state patrol says the 2005 Suzuki motorcycle was driven by Nicholas Bissette of North …

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    19 Apr 15
  • Fire

    Two of four connected townhomes in Elysian were destroyed by a fire Friday afternoon.  Firefighters from Elysian, Janesville, Waterville, Madison Lake, Cleveland and Le Center all responded to the fire which was reported shortly after …

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    11 Apr 15
  • Turkey

    Governor Dayton has issued an emergency executive order after four more outbreaks of avian flu have been confirmed in Minnesota.  The new cases are in commercial flocks in Cottonwood, Lyon, Stearns and Watonwan Counties.  Dr. …

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    11 Apr 15
  • CrimeScene

    The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is assisting the Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Department in investigating a death in rural Rapidan early Wednesday morning.  Deputies found an unresponsive 55-year-old man at the residence near the Ponderosa …

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    02 Apr 15
  • FatalCrash2

    One person was killed and another injured in a three-vehicle accident in McLeod County just before 5 this (Wednesday) morning.  The state patrol says a 2000 Saturn SL2 crossed the center line on Highway 7 …

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    01 Apr 15
  • Fire

    New Ulm Fire officials have released the name of the man injured in a fire at his home Sunday afternoon. Chief Paul Macho said 66-year-old Stanley Dryer was taken to the New Ulm Medical Center …

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    03 Mar 15
  • FatalCrash2

    A teenager from Thompson, Iowa was killed in a vehicle rollover south of Kiester Sunday morning.  The Minnesota State Patrol says the body of 17-year-old Sydney Larson was found outside a 2000 Volkswagon Beetle.  Officials …

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    24 Feb 15
  • NUPoliceDepartment

    The death of a man found in an alley in New Ulm has been ruled accidental.   The body of 41-year-old Alec John Stands was found in the alley near a residence on the 500 block …

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    18 Feb 15