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  • MyraMeyerBrianWichmann

    The City of New Ulm has agreed to pay $570,000 to the family members of 2 people killed when a police car crashed into their vehicle in 2011. The city’s insurer has paid the money …

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    15 Jul 13
  • CarChase2

    A call to the Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office on Sunday concerning a naked man standing on a bridge led to a car chase with police. The 34-year-old man was reportedly standing on a bridge in …

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    15 Jul 13
  • Speeding

    A statewide crackdown on speeding continues through this coming weekend. The extra enforcement involves the State Patrol and numerous other law enforcement agencies. Department of Public Safety Spokesperson Nathan Bowie says that a majority of …

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    15 Jul 13
  • MinnesotaNationalGuard

    A Minnesota National Guard unit with soldiers from the local area is headed to Afghanistan. A deployment ceremony was held in Litchfield Sunday for nearly 100 members of the 849th Mobility Augmentation Company. The soldiers …

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    15 Jul 13
  • ZebraMussels

    Invasive zebra mussels have been discovered in two central Minnesota lakes. Officials at the Department of Natural Resources say the adult mussels were found in Cross and Lower Hay Lakes. Boaters and property owners are …

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    15 Jul 13
  • Detours

    Motorists can expect to encounter a detour for Highway 68 at the junction with Highway 169 in Mankato beginning this week as crews work to replace the bridge over the Union Pacific Railroad. Mn/DOT is …

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    15 Jul 13
  • TimothyHuber

    A rural Paynesville man convicted of murdering an Albertville man with his father nearly 2 years ago was sentenced to over 25-years in prison Friday. 47-year-old Timothy Huber was found guilty of 2nd-degree murder in …

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    13 Jul 13
  • LynnSeibel1

    A former Shattuck-St. Mary’s teacher has pleaded guilty to seven counts for sexually abusing six students at the Faribault boarding school. 71-year-old Lynn Seibel entered the plea in court on Friday. The plea came more …

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    13 Jul 13