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  • MichaelLindberg

    A 20-year-old New Ulm man accused of burglarizing 2 businesses in Essig late last year has been sentenced to 20 years of supervised probation for the crimes. Michael J. Lindberg stole a desktop safe after …

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    11 Dec 13
  • Doctor

    Americans are getting healthier, and Minnesota is ranked the third healthiest state in the nation in the annual America’s Health Rankings report. The study finds improvements in more than two-thirds of the areas measured.  Fewer …

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    11 Dec 13
  • TemperatureSubzero

    The wintry weather continues today (TUE) across southern Minnesota, with flurries and blowing snow possible and highs in the teens. Weather forecasters say that a Wind Chill Advisory will then go into effect late tonight. …

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    10 Dec 13
  • LilaWarwickMurderSuspects

    Today’s (TUE) adult certification hearing for a Willmar teenager accused of taking part in a murder this past summer has now turned into a plea hearing. 16-year-old Devon Jenkins is currently charged as a juvenile …

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    10 Dec 13
  • Firefighters

    A fire early Sunday morning caused more than a million-and-a-half dollars in damage to the building and contents of a rural Hutchinson trucking company. Hutchinson firefighters were called out to the GR Daniels Trucking Company …

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    10 Dec 13
  • PropaneTruck

    Governor Dayton has extended an executive order that loosens some restrictions on transporting propane in Minnesota because of a shortage of the gas. The order eases regulation of the hours that propane can be transported. …

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    10 Dec 13
  • FluShots

    This is National Influenza Vaccination Week and state health officials are encouraging you to get a flu shot. The Minnesota Department of Health’s Claudia Miller says although current vaccines are maybe not as effective as …

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    10 Dec 13
  • Dollars

    Don’t count on a sales tax rebate check like the ones that became popular in prior years Minnesota ran a budget surplus. Senate Majority Leader Tom Bakk said Monday that it’s unlikely his chamber would …

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    10 Dec 13