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  • Valleyfair announces new ride that will replace the enterprise

    Valleyfair has announced the new ride that will replace the oldest ride in the park — the Enterprise. The “North Star” is a 230-foot tall ride that will spin riders more than 20 stories in …

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    19 Aug 16
  • Woman charged in fatal texting and driving case in Le Sueur County

    A New Prague woman accused of killing and elderly man in Le Sueur County because she was texting and driving pleaded guilty Tuesday. Forty-eight-year-old Susan Ann Russo pleaded guilty to reckless driving and misusing a …

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    17 Aug 16
  • New Prague teen arrested in Wright County for stolen property

    A 17-year-old from New Prague was arrested in Wright County for possession of stolen property. The juvenile male was stopped in Delano on Saturday and deputies discovered he had an outstanding warrant for his arrest …

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    17 Aug 16
  • Details continue to emerge in Northfield shooting

    Details continue to emerge in a shooting incident that took place in Northfield Sunday morning, killing a woman. Monday authorities released the name of the woman who had been shot as 61-year-old Lilly Kirkof. The …

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    17 Aug 16
  • Highway 169 between Mankato and St. Peter to partially open

    There is some good news to report. Weather permitting; the detour for Highway 169 between Mankato and St. Peter could be removed by Saturday, August 27th. When re-opened the highway will carry one lane of …

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    17 Aug 16
  • Stillwater native advances in Rio

    A native of Stillwater will continue to compete in the Olympic Games in Rio. Ben Blankenship grew up in Stillwater and attended the University of Minnesota. Blakenship qualified for the men’s 1500 meter race semifinals …

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    17 Aug 16
  • Person killed after being hit by a train in Winona

    Police in Winona say a person was hit by a train. The incident happened just east of Carimona Street late Friday night. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. This was the fourth time …

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    16 Aug 16
  • Minneapolis called one of the best cities to retire

    Minneapolis is being called one of the best cities in the country to retire. The city ranked 9th on the WalletHub.com list due to its large number of senior centers per capita. Minneapolis scored poorly …

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    16 Aug 16