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  • FatalCrash

    A 6-year-old boy was killed in a car accident on Highway 4 in Martin County Sunday morning. 26-year-old Alicia Tapia of Fairmont reportedly lost control of the Jeep 4-door wagon she was driving at just …

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    04 Mar 13
  • Crash

    A Butterfield man was injured in a crash just east of Windom Saturday afternoon that involved 3 different vehicles. A Dodge Avenger driven by 43-year-old Randy Steinbrink of Butterfield rear-ended a Chevy Silverado that was …

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    04 Mar 13
  • CarChase

    A St. Peter man remains in custody and charges are pending following a high-speed car chase in Le Sueur County late Friday night. A sheriff’s deputy had reportedly tried to stop a vehicle for a …

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    04 Mar 13
  • MichaelDanberry

    A Janesville police officer has been charged with felony assault. 24-year-old Michael Danberry was allegedly involved in an incident last weekend at Club 57 in Waseca. Officials say a verbal argument took place, which escalated …

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    04 Mar 13
  • XcelEnergy

    The state Public Utilities Commission is giving Xcel Energy customers in southern Minnesota the chance to comment on Xcel’s proposed $285-million rate hike. The utility has applied for a 10.7% electrical rate increase. The PUC …

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    04 Mar 13
  • HealthCareReform

    The DFL-controlled Minnesota House is set to vote on a “Health Insurance Exchange” today (MON) that is a part of President Obama’s Affordable Care Act. House Majority Leader Erin Murphy says the Health Insurance Marketplace …

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    04 Mar 13
  • DeerHighway

    A Mapleton woman who struck a deer on Highway 169 Friday morning has reportedly died from her injuries. It happened at just after 6:30am in Faribault County near Winnebago. 45-year-old Catherine Treanor was driving a …

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    02 Mar 13
  • Crash

    Two people were injured in a car crash at the intersection of Highways 71 and 19 in Renville County late Friday morning. A 2009 Chevy Silverado driven by 62-year-old Lyndon Woelfel of Bird Island was …

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    02 Mar 13