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  • FatalAccident

    Authorities are investigating after a man from Greenwald was killed in a farm accident Wednesday morning in Zion Township in Stearns County. Officials say 69-year-old John Schoenberg was struck and seriously injured by a large …

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    26 Sep 13
  • Bull

    Authorities in Washington County were forced to shoot and kill a bull that got loose on the interstate on Wednesday. The 1,600 pound animal escaped from its pen Wednesday morning and was darting through traffic …

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    26 Sep 13
  • CodyServin

    A Gaylord man remains in custody in the Sibley County Jail after being charged with 2nd-degree burglary. 24-year-old Cody John Servin is accused of burglarizing an apartment at the Gaylord Motel. Servin had initially called …

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    26 Sep 13
  • Meth

    A 19-year-old Nicollet man is facing a felony drug charge after methamphetamine was allegedly found in his vehicle. Christopher Jon Diefenderfer was charged with felony possession after St. Peter police reportedly found the meth in …

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    26 Sep 13
  • MarkWetsch

    The bank robber known as the “Man in Black” has legally changed his name as he represents himself in court. 50-year-old Mark Wetsch has admitted to stealing more than $110,000 in 31 bank robberies across …

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    26 Sep 13
  • TractorOnRoad

    As the harvest gets underway around the local area, the Minnesota Department of Transportation is reminding motorists and farm equipment operators to safely share the road. An increased number of large farm implements will be …

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    26 Sep 13
  • DaytonDisapproves

    Governor Dayton spoke about the state’s minimum wage Wednesday, and said that he will be disappointed if the Legislature doesn’t push up Minnesota’s wage next session. Dayton made the remarks to a retiree council of …

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    26 Sep 13
  • HospitalPatient

    A rural Danube man involved in a car crash in rural Renville County last week has died from his injuries. The accident happened last Monday about 8 miles south of Danube. A 2008 Jeep driven …

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    25 Sep 13