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  • FarmForum

    KNUJ is holding another Farm Forum to discuss relevant issues concerning area ag producers Thursday afternoon. Scheduled to take part in the hour-long on-air forum are local Ag Experts Wayne Schoper and Kent Thiesse. Minnesota …

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    09 Oct 13
  • traci henry use for web

    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the month of October is Traci Henry of Madelia. She is an ECFE and Preschool Teacher that is active in her community in many ways. Henry serves on the Community Education …

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    09 Oct 13
  • TomBlock

    A Waseca native is recovering after being wounded in a roadside bombing in Afghanistan. US Army Ranger Tom Block was critically injured Sunday when a homemade bomb went off in southern Afghanistan. The 27-year-old is …

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    08 Oct 13
  • Crash2

    A Le Center man was seriously hurt in a car accident in northern Le Sueur County Monday morning. 48-year-old Lance Olson was driving westbound on County Road 28 when his Ford Focus collided with a …

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    08 Oct 13
  • BufordRogers

    The federal firearms trial for a 24-year-old Montevideo man has again been delayed. The trial of Buford “Bucky” Rogers had been set to get underway in August, but is now scheduled to begin December 2nd.  …

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    08 Oct 13
  • PhoneScam1

    A Canadian man has pleaded guilty to scamming Minnesotans out of thousands of dollars over the phone. 35-year-old  pleaded guilty to one count of theft by swindle on Monday. He is accused of stealing over …

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    08 Oct 13
  • USGovernmentShutdown

    State Health Department officials say that routine inspections of nursing homes, hospices, outpatient surgical centers, dialysis centers and more may have to be curtailed as soon as the third week of October if the federal …

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    08 Oct 13
  • MNsure

    Officials with Minnesota’s new online health insurance marketplace say that some registration problems have been fixed, but a new one has emerged. The new MNsure glitch is apparently affecting fewer people, however, and appears to …

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    08 Oct 13