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  • CriminalSex

    A 19-year-old New Richland man is facing criminal sexual conduct charges for the alleged sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl earlier this month. The victim told investigators that Samuel Richard Jewett sexually touched her several …

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    12 Oct 13
  • HalfStaffFlag

    Governor Dayton has ordered flags be flown at half-staff at state and federal buildings in Minnesota today (SAT) in honor of Corporal Harold Evans.  A Korean War veteran, Evans was reported missing in action in …

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    12 Oct 13
  • ClickItOrTicket

    A statewide Click It Or Ticket seatbelt enforcement campaign continues this weekend. Around 400 Minnesota law enforcement agencies have increased their patrols in an effort to encourage motorists to buckle up. Nearly half of all …

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    12 Oct 13
  • USGovernmentShutdown

    As the federal government shutdown continues, more and more Minnesotans are beginning to feel the effects. From the inability to get a new or replacement Social Security card, the suspension of the WIC nutrition program …

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    12 Oct 13
  • MNsure

    The state’s new online health insurance marketplace says that Minnesota is now the “Land of 10,000 MNsure Accounts.” MNsure Executive Director April Todd-Malmlov says that more than 10,000 Minnesotans have opened accounts in the first …

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    12 Oct 13
  • Pheasant

    Pheasant numbers are down from a year ago according to the DNR, due to loss of habitat and a cold, wet spring. But Wildlife Research Biologist Rachel Curtis says that despite a 29% decline, there …

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    12 Oct 13
  • ATVRollover

    A juvenile female was seriously injured in an ATV accident in Renville County Thursday evening. The accident occurred at around 7pm on County Road 22 about 2 miles northeast of Hector. The girl was driving …

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    11 Oct 13
  • Fire

    Authorities responded to a grain truck on fire Thursday evening near Lake Crystal. The call was received at around 6pm, and Lake Crystal Fire and Police responded to the scene. The truck was loaded with …

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    11 Oct 13