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  • MarkWetsch

    The court hearing of an accused bank robber scheduled to take place on Monday was delayed. 50-year-old Mark Wetsch is accused of committing a string of bank robberies across the state, including in St. Peter …

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    29 Aug 12
  • RonPaulSupporters

    Mitt Romney received the Republican nomination for president on Tuesday at the party’s national convention in Tampa, but the majority of Minnesota delegates to the convention supported a different candidate, with 33 delegate votes going …

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    29 Aug 12
  • Flooding (1)

    Homeowners with flood and storm damage in southern Minnesota are urged to apply for the state’s Quick Start Disaster Recovery Program. Minnesota Recovers Task Force Spokesperson Julie Anderson says Quick Start loans are available for …

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    29 Aug 12
  • RiverRaft

    Another ride at the Minnesota State Fair has stopped working. The River Raft shut down Tuesday afternoon due to an apparent electrical problem. Riders were reportedly forced to get off and collect refunds. The same …

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    29 Aug 12
  • Temperature2

    Summertime isn’t done with us yet. Meteorologist Steve Woolenhouse says the heat will build up the next few days leading to the Labor Day weekend. He expects a high of 94 on Wednesday, and for …

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    28 Aug 12
  • MotorcycleCrash

    A St. Peter man was seriously injured Monday afternoon when his motorcycle hit a car on Highway 14 in Dodge County. 53-year-old Ronald Hill was driving a 2007 Harley Davidson westbound on 14 when the …

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    28 Aug 12
  • MelodeeHoffner

    The wife of suspended MSU-Mankato Head Football Coach Todd Hoffner spoke out on Monday concerning the child pornography accusations against her husband, calling them “ridiculous and baseless.” Melodee Hoffner says “My family does what every …

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    28 Aug 12
  • Stabbing

    A 13-year-old boy from the Albert Lea area is in custody after allegedly stabbing his mother. The woman called 911 Friday afternoon and told dispatchers she was taking herself to the hospital after her son …

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    28 Aug 12