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  • MNCapitol

    The long process of repairing the exterior stone on the Minnesota State Capitol is getting underway. Crews began installing scaffolding this week to make repairs to the deteriorating Georgia marble facade. The three-phase project is …

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    21 Feb 13
  • Snowstorm

    A winter storm headed for southern Minnesota could bring more than a half-foot of snow or more. The National Weather Service says snow is expected to begin over southern Minnesota by late afternoon Thursday, and …

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    20 Feb 13
  • SnowShovel

    With a big winter storm approaching, the Minnesota Department of Transportation is reminding the public that it is unlawful to deposit snow on or next to a public highway or street. Doing so creates hazards …

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    20 Feb 13
  • RoadClosed

    The closure of highways around the region Monday night left dozens of people stranded away from home, including the girls basketball team from Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial. Gale-force winds and a dusting of snow combined …

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    20 Feb 13
  • PoliceInvestigation

    Authorities in Sibley County are stepping up patrols in childcare neighborhoods after a string of suspicious calls. A man pretending to work for Pampers has apparently called several daycare providers in the area asking about …

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    20 Feb 13
  • KimHutterer1

    A federal appeals court has upheld a New Prague woman’s 15-year sentence for threatening to kill two law enforcement officers. Kim Rolene Hutterer pleaded guilty in July 2011 to counts stemming from threats she made …

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    20 Feb 13
  • Highway14Sign1

    The Minnesota House Transportation Policy Committee will be holding a hearing today (WED) concerning the expansion of Highway 14. This comes after business leaders and local government officials from around the area were in St. …

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    20 Feb 13
  • ClarkJohnson

    The local area’s newest State Representative was sworn in this (TUE) morning. Democrat Clark Johnson will serve District 19-A, which covers all of Nicollet County and parts of Blue Earth and Le Sueur Counties. Johnson …

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    20 Feb 13