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  • BrokJunkermeier

    The murder trial of a 19-year-old Willmar man is scheduled to get underway this week. Jury selection for the trial of Brok Junkermeier is set to take place today (TUE), and the trial could take …

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    25 Mar 14
  • ChalkOutline

    Authorities are investigating a death at Project Turnabout in Granite Falls.  Around five o’clock Sunday morning, Yellow Medicine County Sheriff’s officials received a call requesting an ambulance for an unresponsive person at the addiction/recovery center. …

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    25 Mar 14
  • MichaelAnyasike

    A father and son are charged with hosting an underage drinking party attended by a student from Dawson who was later found dead of hypothermia. Fifty-nine-year-old Gary Hastad and his 19-year-old son, Erik, are accused …

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    25 Mar 14
  • Scam

    The Minnesota Department of Commerce is filing charges against a Florida-based mortgage company accused of scamming veterans. Commerce Commissioner Mike Rothman says the Mortgage Investors Corporation, also known as the Veterans Information Department, tricked veterans …

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    25 Mar 14
  • ECigarette

    A bill that would prohibit the sale of e-cigarettes to minors, and prohibit using them wherever regular cigarettes are banned is headed to the floor of the Minnesota Senate.  The legislation cleared the Senate Commerce …

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    25 Mar 14
  • Dollars

    The state Revenue Department is filing in the details about what taxpayers need to do in light of the new tax bill. If you haven’t already filed, officials are asking you to hold off until …

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    25 Mar 14
  • MNsure

    Officials with Minnesota’s health insurance exchange say consumers who make a good faith effort to enroll for coverage by the 11:59pm March 31st deadline but run into problems and can’t complete the process will get …

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    25 Mar 14
  • dv563013

    A 30-year-old Blue Earth man is facing felony charges for allegedly downloading child pornography. Jacob Emery has reportedly admitted to downloading images and video containing child pornography. An agent with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal …

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    24 Mar 14