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  • FatalCrash

    The State Patrol is investigating a fatal accident that happened on Highway 111 north of Nicollet Thursday night. It happened at just before 9:30pm about 4 miles from Nicollet. A 2000 Volkswagon Beetle was travelling …

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    25 Oct 13
  • VanRollover

    A total of 13 people were ejected from their vehicle early Thursday when a van carrying 15 employees from a meatpacking plant rolled on an icy highway near Worthington. The crash happened at around 1:40am …

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    25 Oct 13
  • TylerRowley

    A 20-year-old New Ulm man is facing a felony charge for allegedly having sex with a teenage girl. Tyler Joseph Rowley was charged with 3rd-degree criminal sexual conduct this week in Brown County Court after …

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    25 Oct 13
  • DrunkDriving

    The weekend before Halloween is a popular one for parties, but the Department of Public Safety is warning motorists that police won’t be putting up with any tricks. Authorities across the state are cracking down …

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    25 Oct 13
  • MNSecurityHospital

    A state task force is considering major changes to Minnesota’s system of committing its most dangerous sex offenders to indefinite confinement. The 15-member panel is discussing the creation of a new court with broad authority …

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    25 Oct 13
  • Organ donor box

    State officials say more and more Minnesotans are signing up as organ donors. The state Department of Public Safety says the number of registered donors in Minnesota has increased 13% in 3 years, to 2.6 …

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    25 Oct 13
  • Crash2

    A Sleepy Eye man was injured Wednesday afternoon when another vehicle turned directly in front of his on Highway 15 near Hutchinson. 51-year-old Barry Hillmann of Sleepy Eye was driving a Dodge Caravan northbound on …

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    24 Oct 13
  • Judge

    One of the two teenage boys facing multiple felony charges following their escape from a juvenile treatment facility in Elmore has entered a guilty plea in the case. 17-year-olds Garrett Zabel and Roberto Reyes fled …

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    24 Oct 13