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  • MissingPersonSearch

    Authorities in Colorado are investigating the disappearance of two southern Minnesota natives who grew up ten miles apart, and were living near each in Colorado when they went missing. David Noren grew up in Mankato, …

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    05 Jun 13
  • Cuffs

    A Hutchinson man was arrested after a car crash northwest of Hutchinson Monday afternoon. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office responded to the one-vehicle rollover at the intersection of Ulm Avenue and 210th Street at just …

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    05 Jun 13
  • MarkRitchie

    Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie announced on Tuesday that he is not running for a third term. Ritchie is a Democrat who figured prominently in two high-profile recounts: The 2008 US Senate race between …

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    05 Jun 13
  • Vikings

    The Minnesota Vikings will host 50 Special Olympic athletes from across the state today (WED) at Winter Park for a Punt, Pass and Kick clinic. The athletes will watch the team practice before taking the …

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    05 Jun 13
  • childrens museum

    The Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota in Mankato learned¬†on Tuesday¬†that it will be receiving a $500,000 gift. The donation comes from the owners of the Dotson Company, Denny and Carole Dotson, and was made through …

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    05 Jun 13
  • CarChase2

    Bail has been set at $1,000 for the Mankato man accused of leading police on a high-speed chase on his motorcycle late last week. 47-year-old Randall Burns was arrested at gunpoint Thursday after he led …

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    04 Jun 13
  • ClickItOrTicket1

    The Minnesota State Patrol issued a total of 1,783 seat belt citations and 857 warnings as part of the 2-week long Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement campaign that wrapped up on Sunday. In …

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    04 Jun 13
  • Stabbing

    A former MSU-Mankato student accused of assaulting another student with a knife last year was sentenced to 120 days in jail and 5 years of probation in Blue Earth County Court on Monday. 20-year-old Kevin …

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    04 Jun 13