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  • MadeliaVeteransMemorial

    Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton will be in the City of Madelia for the 3rd Annual Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener today (FRI) and Saturday, and will also be taking part in the dedication of a new …

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    11 Oct 13
  • USGovernmentShutdown

    Disability or pension payments for nearly 67,000 Minnesota veterans might not be sent out in November if the government shutdown doesn’t come to a quick end.  And nearly 10,000 Minnesotans taking advantage of GI Bill …

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    11 Oct 13
  • Dollars

    A proposal to replace the Crystal Lake Dam near Lake Crystal this fall is moving forward.  The Blue Earth County Board had rejected the single bid that was received this spring on the project when …

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    11 Oct 13
  • StephenFritze

    A kayaker who went missing along the Minnesota River near Courtland this summer has been declared legally dead. 51-year-old Stephen Fritze of Watertown, South Dakota and two others were kayaking on the river on June …

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    10 Oct 13
  • Fire

    A Fairmont woman was hospitalized Wednesday morning after a fire broke out in her apartment. Authorities received the fire call for the duplex home on Budd Street in Fairmont at around 5:30am Wednesday, and when …

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    10 Oct 13
  • CheckFraud2

    A New Ulm woman is facing a total of 12 felony charges of theft by swindle over accusations that she swindled an elderly Brown County woman out of tens of thousands of dollars. 51-year-old Karla …

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    10 Oct 13
  • CorvetteZ06

    Authorities in Nicollet County continue to investigate the theft of a 2001 Corvette from S&S Motors in Courtland over the weekend, and the license plate number for the vehicle has now been released. The silver …

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    10 Oct 13
  • MNSecurityHospital

    An investigator’s report blames a treatment team for the botched release of a violent patient at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter last year. The patient was discharged last summer and dumped at a …

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    10 Oct 13