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  • Fire

    The American Red Cross assisted 7 people in two separate fires in our local area on Wednesday. A fire destroyed the home of a family of 5 in the City of Clements, and 2 adults …

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    12 Apr 13
  • JamesHerman

    A Waseca man is facing multiple charges after allegedly assaulting several law enforcement officials this week. Authorities say that 50-year-old Jimmie Julius Herman confronted an officer at a Waseca bar Tuesday night and was hit …

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    12 Apr 13
  • CheckFraud2

    A Danube man has been accused of financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult in Brown County. 65-year-old Terrance J. Rickers faces 4 felony counts of the crime for allegedly spending around $6,000 of the Springfield …

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    12 Apr 13
  • Burglary3

    A 22-year-old Hanska man faces multiple charges in Brown County Court after allegedly forcing his way into Piggy’s Bar in Hanska and assaulting a bartender. Tyler T. Lastine was charged with 4th-degree burglary, criminal damage …

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    12 Apr 13
  • Flu2

    Minnesota health officials have confirmed 2 more flu-related deaths this season, bringing the state’s influenza death toll to 188 since last October. The Minnesota Department of Health says that 13 people were hospitalized with the …

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    12 Apr 13
  • WinterDriving

    A Winter Storm Warning remains in effect for much of the local area until tonight (THU), with the heavy spring snow possibly falling through Friday morning. Over six inches has fallen throughout the region, and …

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    11 Apr 13
  • ComputerCrimeScene

    A rural Sleepy Eye man is accused of soliciting a police officer posing as a 13-year-old girl in an online chat room. 24-year-old Timothy I. Kotten has been charged with felony electronic solicitation of a …

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    11 Apr 13
  • PaulWickenhauser

    A judge has denied a request to dismiss the vehicular homicide charges against a 22-year-old Cokato man accused of killing 3 people in a car crash near Willmar last summer. The Kandiyohi County judge also …

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    11 Apr 13