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  • JohnLaDueInCustody

    The 17-year-old Waseca boy accused of planning an attack on his school is scheduled to make an appearance in court today (WED). John LaDue is facing 12 felony charges, including 4 counts of attempted 1st-degree …

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    18 Jun 14
  • Dollars

    Governor Mark Dayton is proving the advantage of incumbency with a sizable cash-on-hand edge over the Minnesota Republicans looking to topple him. Dayton entered June with more than $753,000 in the bank, according to finance …

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    18 Jun 14
  • MinnesotaRiver

    The first-ever Minnesota River Congress is taking place this Thursday at Turner Hall in New Ulm. Organizers say that the main purpose of the event will be to discuss the merits of having a citizen-led, …

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    18 Jun 14
  • 65thAnniversary

    KNUJ is celebrating our 65th anniversary all this year, and we’re holding a special open house on Wednesday as part of the festivities. There are several activities planned in Schonlau Park in front of the …

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    18 Jun 14
  • JLS StormDamage002

    Many communities in southern Minnesota will be cleaning up today (TUE) after another round of severe weather blew across the state Monday evening. Meteorologist Mike Griesinger says that high winds and heavy rain caused damage …

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    17 Jun 14
  • Flooding

    The several inches of rain that has fallen across much of Minnesota in recent days has led to rising rivers and flood warnings. The Cottonwood River at New Ulm is now under a flood warning …

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    17 Jun 14
  • CarChase2

    Law enforcement officials are increasing patrols throughout the state to watch for speeders and aggressive drivers this week. Speed was a factor in over 200 fatal crashes in the last three years, resulting in 235 …

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    17 Jun 14
  • ArthurMlenek

    A 69-year-old school bus driver from rural Waseca facing a total of 19 felony charges of possession of child pornography is scheduled to be in court this week. Arthur Gustave Mlenek was arrested without incident …

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    17 Jun 14