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  • Scam

    The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota is warning residents of potential phone scams involving the pending federal health care roll out. Officials say that fraudulent schemes are likely to increase as the October 1st launch …

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    07 Sep 13
  • Walz

    Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz was in St. Peter Friday to hear what area residents think about military strikes against Syria. Walz says the people he’s talked with are deeply concerned about Syria’s alleged chemical …

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    07 Sep 13
  • Crash2

    A Belle Plaine man was seriously injured Thursday afternoon when a semi-truck collided with his street sweeper on Highway 60 west of Lake Crystal. The eastbound lanes of Highway 60 between Blue Earth County Roads …

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    06 Sep 13
  • SWATRiverValleyTacticalResponseTeam

    A St. James man wanted by authorities since July was arrested at gunpoint by a SWAT Team in St. Peter on Wednesday. 37-year-old Jason Scott Feller was accused of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old woman earlier …

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    06 Sep 13
  • Scam

    The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office is warning area residents of a sweepstakes scam that is making its way through the mail. Officials say residents are getting a letter that says “You are the Lucky winner …

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    06 Sep 13
  • Hot2

    Southern Minnesota is expected to see temps in the 90s over the next few days as hot temperatures make a late season return across Minnesota. Meteorologist Brad Rippey says that the high humidity we had …

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    06 Sep 13
  • DroughtMap9.3.13

    New data was released Thursday that shows that the drought continues to worsen in Minnesota. The updated map has the majority of Southern Minnesota in a moderate drought, with several Central Minnesota counties now in …

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    06 Sep 13
  • SSN783-Logo Working

    The United States Navy will commission its newest submarine, the USS Minnesota, this Saturday at the naval base in Norfolk, Virginia. It’s the final event of three major ceremonies that begin the life of any …

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    06 Sep 13