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  • DavidNoren

    The body of a Mankato native missing for nearly a month in Colorado has been found in the mountains near Denver, and officials are calling it a homicide. 49-year-old David Noren was last seen May …

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    11 Jun 13
  • BoatOnLake

    A Nicollet County man has died after falling out of a boat into a northwestern Ontario lake over the weekend. The accident happened Saturday afternoon on Manion Lake, which is about 70 miles northeast of …

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    11 Jun 13
  • Authorities have identified the woman and child who drowned in Lac Qui Parle Lake near Watson on Saturday. Authorities say cold water, improper life jacket use and not using life jackets likely led to the …

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    11 Jun 13
  • LeoCharlesKoppala

    A Catholic priest from Blue Earth is accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl. 47-year-old Leo Charles Koppala has been charged with 2nd-degree criminal sexual conduct in Faribault County Court, and his bail was set …

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    11 Jun 13
  • LynnSeibel1

    A former student is suing a Faribault prep school over allegations that it allowed a teacher to continue to sexually exploit students. The civil lawsuit says the plaintiff was a minor student at Shattuck-St. Mary’s …

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    11 Jun 13
  • USCapitol

    The US Senate on Monday passed a 5-year Farm Bill which reforms federal programs and strengthens the farm safety net. Senator Amy Klobuchar says it gives Minnesota ag producers the certainty they need to plan …

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    11 Jun 13
  • CornEmergence

    Yet another week of wet weather last week prevented Minnesota farmers from getting their planting done. The weekly crop report from the USDA says that just over 2-and-a-half days were rated suitable for fieldwork last …

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    11 Jun 13
  • A woman and a girl have died after a boat overturned on Lac qui Parle lake, sending its occupants into the water. The boat flipped over Saturday afternoon near Boyd’s Landing. Authorities pulled three people …

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    10 Jun 13