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  • Man arrested for 5-year-olds death

    Meeker County authorities could press charges today against a man suspected of killing his friend’s 5-year-old daughter. Zachary T. Anderson of Monticello was held in jail without bail over the weekend in connection with the …

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    22 Aug 16
  • Gaylord pilots new website platform to promote city

    As technology continues to evolve, cities are discovering they need to be internet savy and find new ways to promote services and events. The City of Gaylord went live in April with a new platform …

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    22 Aug 16
  • Police lights

    Authorities say they have found the body of a 5-year-old Minnesota girl who went missing earlier in the day Saturday.  Authorities had issued an Amber Alert saying Alayna Ertl had been abducted by a family …

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    21 Aug 16
  • Human skull found in elderly Meeker County mans home

    A skull found in a Meeker County home earlier this year turned out to be a human skull. According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responded to a call of an unresponsive man in …

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    20 Aug 16
  • Pilot of crop duster dies from crash after hitting tower

    A Worthington man died while piloting a plane for crop dusting after he hit a wife connected to a tower that monitors wind conditions for nearby turbines and nosedived into a soybean field near Ruthton. …

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    20 Aug 16
  • Carver Casey’s Convenience Store robbed at gunpoint

    The Casey’s General Store in Carver was robbed at gunpoint August 14th. According to the Carver County Sheriff’s Office at about 8:15 p.m. that evening sheriff’s deputies were called to the store to investigate an …

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    20 Aug 16
  • Winner of Belle Plaine Catfish Contest caught 43 pound flathead

    The winner of Belle Plaine’s 41st Annual River Fishin’ Contest pulled out a 42.45  pound flathead from the Minnesota River. The $2,000 grand prize went to Joe Krueger of Pipestone who hooked the catfish between …

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    20 Aug 16
  • Broadside accident on Highway 22 injures Lake Crystal man

    A Lake Crystal man was injured in an accident Thursday morning at the intersection of North River Front Drive and Highway 22. The state patrol says a Town and County Minivan driven by 45-year-old Christopher …

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    19 Aug 16