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  • ReinaGandarilla

    The sentencing of the woman accused of kidnapping her own children from a foster home in Pemberton was delayed Tuesday due to the wintry weather. 21-year-old Reina Gandarilla had also been staying at the home …

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    06 Mar 13
  • Dollars

    Democratic lawmakers who lead House transportation panels are seeking several transportation tax and fee hikes, including a 5-cent increase in the state gas tax. They want to raise $3.8-billion for road, bridge and transit projects …

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    06 Mar 13
  • SchoolAdministrator

    A new report shows there are 3,000 more administrators, bus drivers, cafeteria workers, and other support staff working in Minnesota schools than there are teachers. The report was funded by the Friedman Foundation for Educational …

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    06 Mar 13
  • StopLight

    The temporary deactivation of the traffic light at the intersection of Highway 5 and Main Street in Arlington that had been scheduled to take place on Monday has been delayed so that Mn/DOT can repaint …

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    06 Mar 13
  • Snowstorm

    The latest winter storm that began early Monday continues, with the snowfall becoming steady and heavy in many areas overnight. The Minnesota Department of Transportation was reporting difficult driving conditions across much of the local …

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    05 Mar 13
  • Crash

    One person was injured when a semi-truck went off the road on Highway 169 in Le Sueur County early this (TUE) morning. The northbound Volvo semi tractor-trailer drove off the road and into the ditch …

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    05 Mar 13
  • TysonHennis

    A Madelia man was arrested early Sunday morning in Mankato for an alleged assault on a woman that occurred the day before. 27-year-old Tyson Raymond Hennis was involved in another disturbance early Sunday, and the …

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    05 Mar 13
  • HealthCareReform

    The Minnesota House on Monday voted to create a “Health Insurance Exchange” for the state. It’s part of the federal health care reform law that calls for the creation of state-level health exchanges for individuals …

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    05 Mar 13