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  • Mosquito

    Minnesota has reported its first death from the West Nile virus this year. A total of 16 human cases of the virus have been confirmed across the state so far, and the Minnesota Department of …

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    13 Aug 13
  • BufordRogers

    The federal weapons trial for a 24-year-old Montevideo man began in Minneapolis Monday. Buford “Bucky” Rogers was arrested in May after a man told police that Rogers wanted him to help him with attacks on …

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    13 Aug 13
  • MNSecurityHospital

    A 50-year-old inmate in the state Sex Offender Treatment Program in St. Peter has been charged with felony assault for allegedly attacking a female employee at the state security hospital. Darrel Dean Prouty is currently …

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    13 Aug 13
  • AlvinSchlangen

    A Minnesota farmer goes on trial in St. Cloud today (TUE) on charges stemming from a raw milk investigation. The selling raw milk charge against Alvin Schlangen of Freeport has been dismissed, but he still …

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    13 Aug 13
  • HermannFootprint

    After receiving national attention for “finding” a mysterious 4-foot-long footprint they claimed belonged to Hermann the German, tourism officials in New Ulm now admit that it was just part of a marketing campaign. The story …

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    13 Aug 13
  • Crash2

    A 24-year-old Fargo woman was injured in a car accident on Highway 25 in Sibley County early this (MON) morning. It happened at just after 1am near the border of Carver County. Brianna Chose was …

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    12 Aug 13
  • CarChase2

    Two teenagers who escaped from a juvenile detention center in southern Minnesota have been recaptured, after leading police on a chase that reached speeds of more than 90 miles-per-hour in a stolen car. The Faribault …

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    12 Aug 13
  • PhoneScam1

    Local area authorities have been receiving reports of a new twist on an old scam. Callers claiming to be from Publisher’s Clearinghouse are contacting local residents and informing them that they’ve won, but you have …

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    12 Aug 13