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  • ComoZoo

    The Como Park Zoo reached a milestone in its 10-year expansion plan with the opening of a new $2.8-million wing at its Conservatory this weekend, and more change is coming. Up next for the 100-year-old …

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    23 Apr 13
  • WinterDriving

    Springtime is not quite ready to arrive in full force in Southern Minnesota just yet, with a Winter Storm Warning going into effect for the local area at 11 o’clock this (MON) morning. Meteorologist Steve …

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    22 Apr 13
  • FatalCrash

    An 18-year-old from Watson is dead following a car crash north of Montevideo Sunday afternoon. It happened at just before 4pm on Highway 29. A Ford Ranger driven by 18-year-old Charles O’Malley of Montevideo broadsided …

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    22 Apr 13
  • Crash

    Four people were injured in a crash on Highway 22 in Blue Earth County late Sunday morning. The accident occurred at just before Noon at the intersection with Maple Hill Road. 47-year-old Lisa Hauswedell of …

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    22 Apr 13
  • ShaneWilson

    A major manhunt over the weekend has led to the arrest of a suspect in the stabbing of a woman in the City of Faribault. Authorities say that 27-year-old Shane Alan Wilson stabbed his 26-year-old …

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    22 Apr 13
  • JailCell

    A Minnesota woman will spend three more years behind bars for strangling another inmate with a rope at the Waseca federal prison. Forty-six-year-old Felecia Thomas was sentenced Friday after pleading guilty to assault with a …

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    22 Apr 13
  • MNLegislature

    Almost two years since the last Minnesota government shutdown, lawmakers are closer to heading off future service interruptions. A bill the House approved Saturday includes a provision instituting a continuing appropriation process. That means that …

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    22 Apr 13
  • IcyFishing

    Minnesota’s Fishing Opener is just around the corner, causing worry for fishing guides and others faced with ice-locked lakes. This year’s opener is May 11th. Weather and lake observers say there’s still time, but it’s …

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    22 Apr 13