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  • Crash

    A Brownton man was injured in a motorcycle accident in Renville County Sunday evening. 47-year-old Mark Raddatz was driving a 1979 Honda Roadster on Highway 71 near the Lower Sioux Community when he hit the …

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    17 Jun 13
  • ChildAbuse1

     The child neglect trials of a Nicollet County couple scheduled to begin this week were rescheduled. Russell and Mona Hauer’s 8-year-old adopted son was taken from their rural North Mankato home last year. He reportedly …

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    17 Jun 13
  • EthanolPlant

    There’s some good news for Minnesota’s ethanol industry in the latest round of USDA reports. Economist Joe Glauber says corn used for ethanol was increased by 50-million bushels for this crop and the next. He …

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    17 Jun 13
  • Dollars

    The University of Minnesota Board of Regents has approved a tuition freeze for in-state undergraduates next year. University officials say it’s the first tuition freeze in a generation. The plan also increases tuition for students …

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    17 Jun 13
  • Bloodmobile2

    The American Red Cross Bloodmobile is making a few stops around the area this week. The need for blood is constant, with someone in the US needing a blood transfusion every 2 seconds. Around 44,000 …

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    17 Jun 13
  • MondayNightConcertCrowd

    The Monday Night Concerts in the Park continue this (MON) evening in New Ulm’s German Park with a free show by Barton’s Hollow. The Minnesota bluegrass and acoustic band has members that range in age …

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    17 Jun 13
  • CrimeScene

    The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has completed its investigation into a North Mankato standoff that occurred in January in which a man was shot and killed by police.  Authorities were called to the Lloyd …

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    13 Jun 13
  • DavidNoren

    The body of a Mankato native missing for nearly a month in Colorado has been found in the mountains near Denver, and officials are calling it a homicide. 49-year-old David Noren was last seen May …

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    11 Jun 13