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  • FatalAccident

    A Henderson man was killed in a logging accident Friday afternoon. The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office says 53-year-old David Bach was pronounced dead at the scene after a branch hit him on the head. Authorities …

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    03 Dec 13
  • Crash2

    A Nicollet man was seriously injured in a rollover accident on Highway 99 Monday afternoon. 21-year-old Samson Palmquist was driving a 2003 Mitsubishi Galant westbound on 99 between Nicollet and St. Peter when the vehicle …

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    03 Dec 13
  • ArchbishopNienstedt

    The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis says it plans to release the names of priests credibly accused of sexually abusing minors on Thursday. The names will be posted on a new page of the …

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    03 Dec 13
  • PoliceShooting

    A firearm was discharged during a traffic stop in Renville County near Morton early Sunday morning. A Morgan police officer had made the traffic stop at Highway 71 and Renville County Road 15 just north …

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    03 Dec 13
  • Embezzlement

    A settlement will likely be reached in the case against a former city administrator accused of embezzling thousands of dollars from the City of Hector. 60-year-old Barb Hoyhtya made an appearance in Renville County Court …

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    03 Dec 13
  • ThinIce

    Despite the colder weather recently, the Minnesota DNR is urging people to use caution when venturing onto a frozen lake or pond.  Four inches is the recommended thickness for walking on ice, but officials say …

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    03 Dec 13
  • Crash

    Two residents of Brownton were injured in a rear-end collision on Highway 15 Saturday evening. It happened at around 5:20pm in McLeod County. Both of the vehicles involved were travelling southbound when a Ford Escape …

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    02 Dec 13
  • ChristinaDeLeon

    A 19-year-old Arlington woman facing a manslaughter charge for the accidental drowning of her infant son is scheduled to be in court for a custody hearing today (MON) concerning her other son.  The 8-month-old son …

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    02 Dec 13