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  • IceCastleFishHouse

    A 24-year-old Hutchinson man faces a felony theft charge in Renville County for allegedly stealing a fish house in Bird Island. Cody Alan Vorbeck reportedly admitted to the crime, as well as to taking a …

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    21 Jan 13
  • ClarkJohnson

    Democrats in District 19A on Saturday chose a candidate to replace former State Representative Terry Morrow. A Special Election to fill the empty seat is being held on February 12th, and the endorsed DFL candidate …

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    21 Jan 13
  • Dollars

    Minnesota is facing a $16.7-billion shortfall when it comes to funding public pensions. Despite legislation approved more than two years ago intended to boost retirement plans, the funding shortfall has increased by more than $4-billion …

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    21 Jan 13
  • Bloodmobile

     The American Red Cross is holding several blood drives around the area this week as “National Blood Donor Month” continues. Around 44,000 pints of blood are needed every day in the US to help treat …

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    21 Jan 13
  • FatalSearlesCrash

    Two vehicles were involved in a fatal head-on crash this (SAT) morning on Highway 15 south of New Ulm. It happened at around 7:15am near Searles. Two people were involved in the crash, and the …

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    19 Jan 13
  • DarekNelson

    The Montevideo man accused of stabbing a co-worker to death in early 2012 pleaded guilty to 1st-degree murder on Friday. 25-year-old Darek Nelson admitted to killing 18-year-old Vinessa Lozano on January 13th of last year …

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    19 Jan 13
  • SWAT

    Authorities have released more information on the police standoff in North Mankato Thursday that ended with the death of the homeowner. Tactical Response Team officers with assault rifles had surrounded the home of 83-year-old Lloyd …

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    19 Jan 13
  • Crash

    One person was injured in a rollover accident on Highway 14 west of New Ulm Friday morning. It happened at just after 9am near 195th Avenue. 57-year-old Alise Wagoner of Sleepy Eye was driving a …

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    19 Jan 13