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  • HospitalPatient

    The Minnesota Department of Health is reporting another dozen flu-related deaths. The 12 deaths last week brings the total number of flu-related deaths in Minnesota to 148 since the influenza season began. Hospitalizations due to …

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    22 Feb 13
  • Scam

    The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota has issued a warning for a new scam being reported that involves utility bills. Consumers and businesses are being advised to be on alert for phone calls or visits …

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    22 Feb 13
  • MichaelCaya

    A North Mankato man facing nearly 2-dozen criminal charges made an appearance in court this week. 29-year-old Michael Caya was arrested after a search of the convicted felon’s home turned up methamphetamine, numerous guns, and …

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    22 Feb 13
  • RedwoodFalls

    The Redwood Falls City Council approved a major road renovation project for the community this week. The Minnesota Department of Transportation plans to do a $790,000 mill and overlay of Highway 67 from Redwood Falls …

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    22 Feb 13
  • EthanolPlant

    High corn prices and a low return on ethanol has led to the loss of 45 full-time jobs in Fairmont. Biofuel Energy Corporation stopped producing ethanol in September, but at that time said they were …

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    22 Feb 13
  • Crash

    Two people were injured in a car crash on Highway 15 near Brownton Wednesday afternoon. A 2000 Ford Taurus driven by 21-year-old Andrew Vaubel of Sleepy Eye was southbound on 15 when it collided with …

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    21 Feb 13
  • KatieLewis

    A former Hutchinson woman who admitted to pinching the nose of her 5-month-old son to stop him from breathing has been sentenced to 120 days in jail and 3 years of probation for the crime. …

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    21 Feb 13
  • DavidRadtke1

    The Minnesota Court of Appeals has denied the appeal of a former pastor from rural Gibbon found guilty of molesting a 16-year-old foreign exchange student. 53-year-old David Edwin Radtke, who now lives in Kansas, was …

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    21 Feb 13