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  • dv563013

    Authorities in Willmar say a 25-year-old man held his girlfriend and her two children hostage for a month, beat and abused her, and threatened to throw one of the children out a second-story window when …

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    03 Jan 14
  • AlexWellmannMartinez

    A 24-year-old Sleepy Eye man is facing a felony drug charge in Brown County Court after getting caught with methamphetamine. Alex Michael Wellmann-Martinez made his first appearance in court this week on the 5th-degree possession …

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    03 Jan 14
  • DrunkDriving

    Preliminary numbers show there were 106 DWI arrests statewide during the New Year’s holiday. The State Patrol says that since Christmas Eve there have been a total of 660 drunk driving arrests in our state. …

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    03 Jan 14
  • HospitalPatient

    The Minnesota Department of Health is reporting a big spike in influenza activity across the state. The latest update shows 71 flu-related hospitalizations over the past week, nearly double the number from the previous week, …

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    03 Jan 14
  • MNsure

    Problems are persisting for MNsure. The state health exchange website was down for several hours on Thursday due to technical problems, and there were reports of people waiting for over an hour after calling for …

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    03 Jan 14
  • Dollars

    The Brown County Board on Tuesday unanimously voted to give themselves a raise this year. The resolution sets the Board’s 2014 salaries at $22,236, a 2% hike over 2013. The $1,000 of additional annual pay …

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    03 Jan 14
  • Winter Snowstorm Blasts The Midwest

    A Burnsville woman was involved in a dramatic accident on Interstate 90 in Martin County Tuesday afternoon. 62-year-old Becky White was driving a Chevy Malibu eastbound on the interstate at around 1pm when it happened. …

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    02 Jan 14
  • Sledding

    A Le Sueur-Henderson High School student was killed in a sledding accident on Tuesday. 11th-grader Katelyn Hank died following the accident at a friend’s house in Le Sueur. School officials say that Hank was captain …

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    02 Jan 14