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  • Walz

    Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz will be meeting with local-area residents today (FRI) to gauge public opinion on a possible military conflict with Syria. Walz says he is pleased that Congress is being consulted prior …

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    06 Sep 13
  • AndrewDikken

    Authorities have located the pickup truck believed to be driven by 28-year-old Andrew Dikken of Granite Falls, but he remains at-large. Dikken is a “Person Of Interest” in the Labor Day shootings of 26-year-old Kara …

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    05 Sep 13
  • Wicklund1

    An Elk River man in prison for killing the mother of his daughter in Kasota nearly 3 years ago has had his appeal to keep his parental rights denied. Tyler Wicklund is serving a life …

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    05 Sep 13
  • SquadCar2

    An investigation is underway after a man’s body was found in a Marshall Police Department squad car over the weekend. Authorities say that 53-year-old Raul Bautista-Avalos of Marshall appeared highly intoxicated when he came to …

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    05 Sep 13
  • VernonQuiram

    A New Ulm man who was recently released from the Brown County Jail after serving time for violating a domestic abuse Order For Protection is back in custody after failing to register as a sex …

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    05 Sep 13
  • CheckFraud2

    A 78-year-old Mankato woman has been charged with multiple counts of financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult after allegedly taking hundreds of thousands of dollars from an 80-year-old man she had a relationship with. The …

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    05 Sep 13
  • JimHagedorn

    Another Republican is seeking the party’s endorsement to run against Democratic Congressman Tim Walz in southern Minnesota’s 1st District. Jim Hagedorn announced his candidacy on Wednesday at a farm near Good Thunder. He is the …

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    05 Sep 13
  • Vikings stadium 2

    The chair of the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority says based on information received to date, the Minnesota Vikings “will have the financial capability to move forward with the stadium project.”  Officials are doing a “due …

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    05 Sep 13