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  • Flu

    A surge in the number of Minnesotans hospitalized with the flu late last month has state health officials fearing that the state may be in store for a “severe” flu season. The Minnesota Department of …

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    02 Jan 13
  • Thunderstorm

    The year 2012 was one of weather extremes in Minnesota. There was very little winter, temperatures reached the 60s in January and the 70s in March, and it turned out to be the third-warmest year …

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    02 Jan 13
  • Tractor2

    A deal to keep milk prices from doubling was part of the bill in Congress that averted the so-called Fiscal Cliff. Negotiators agreed to extend portions of the expired 2008 Farm Bill through September, keeping …

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    02 Jan 13
  • TerryMorrow

    Two more residents of Minnesota House District 19A have announced their candidacies for the seat being vacated by Democrat Terry Morrow. Pork producer advocate and farmer Karl Johnson will reportedly formally announce today (WED) that …

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    02 Jan 13
  • Crash2

    A Gibbon man was killed in a head-on crash in Mower County Saturday night. 61-year-old David Rettmann was driving a 1999 Chevy Monte Carlo southbound on Highway 63 when he apparently crossed into the northbound …

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    31 Dec 12
  • Ambulance

    A Courtland woman was injured late Saturday morning when she rear-ended a car waiting to turn onto Highway 14. A 2011 Honda CRV driven by 30-year-old Kimberly Dorn of Lake Crystal was stopped on Nicollet …

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    31 Dec 12
  • Crash

    Five people were injured in a car crash near Truman Sunday afternoon. It happened when an Olds Intrigue driven by 19-year-old Lacy Kezar of Winnebago slid through a stop sign on Martin County Road 44 …

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    31 Dec 12
  • Temperature5

    The final day of the year is going out on a frigid note. The National Weather Service has issued wind chill advisories across practically all of Minnesota for later today (MON) and into tomorrow (TUE). …

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    31 Dec 12