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  • Olivia man charged with arson

    An Olivia man has been charged with arson for a fire in his parent’s home in December. Wahkan Otahta Blackhawk was charged February 8th in Renville County District Court with three felonies for first degree …

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    13 Feb 17
  • Montgomery man sexually assaults woman at knife point

    A Montgomery man has been charged in Rice County District Court in connection to a sexual assault at knife point. According to the criminal complaint, 34-year-old Aaron Mathew Hubert allegedly got into an argument with …

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    13 Feb 17
  • Kasota woman facing drug, child endangerment charges

    A Kasota woman is facing drug and child endangerment charges after she was found by police to be driving high with children in the car. The Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force called police after …

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    10 Feb 17
  • Minnesota enters Peak Flu season

    It appears that Minnesota has entered into the peak of the flue season. Officials are reporting the first pediatric flue death of the season. Karen Martin with the Minnesota Department of Health says hospitalizations are …

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    10 Feb 17
  • Two Fairmont residents steal from laundromat, facing drug charges

    Two Fairmont residents are facing charges for stealing nearly $700 from a local laundromat. Twenty-year-old Logan James Mahanke and 26-year-old Airi Smith are both facing burglary charges after they were seen on video surveillance robbing …

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    10 Feb 17
  • Skywarn Spotter Training to be held in Blue Earth, Nicollet Counties

    Blue Earth and Nicollet Counties, together with the National Weather Service will host a Skywarn spotter training on March 16th at South Central College in North Mankato. The training is free and open to all …

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    10 Feb 17
  • Cousins find St. Peter Winterfest Medallion

    Three teenage counsin found the St. Peter Winterfest Medallion. Seventeen-year-old Taylor McCarthy, 14-year-old Cole McCarthy and 17-year-old Gavin Grochow found the coveted medallion Saturday morning and Jefferson Park. The Medallion was in a brown winter …

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    10 Feb 17
  • BCA investigating trailer stolen from Faribault parking lot

    The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating the theft of a 12-foot enclosed trailer from a parking lot in Faribault. According to the BCA, the trailer has the words Faribault Transportation written on both …

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    09 Feb 17