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  • Pheasant

    The City of Marshall is hosting the second annual Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener this weekend. Cal Brink with the area Chamber of Commerce says Dayton’s visit isn’t about politics. He says it’s more about what …

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    12 Oct 12
  • CarCrash

    A 21-year-old Olivia woman was injured Wednesday morning when her car hit a sign near Westbrook. The accident happened at about 10:30am on Highway 30. Hilary Mages was driving a Ford Fusion westbound when she …

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    11 Oct 12
  • Crash

    A Morgan man was hospitalized Tuesday morning following a one-vehicle accident in Renville County. It happened at just after 6am on County Road 17 about 4 miles south of the City of Renville in Emmet …

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    11 Oct 12
  • SemiTruck

    A truck driver from Iowa faces felony charges in Nicollet County Court for allegedly stealing a tractor and trailer from a Courtland-based trucking company. 43-year-old Sean Garrett was charged with 2 counts of felony theft …

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    11 Oct 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board will be hearing a presentation on the River Bend Education District during it’s monthly “Listening Session” meeting this (THU) evening. The presentation will detail special education services within …

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    11 Oct 12
  • EthanolPlant

    The Minnesota Department of Agriculture says the ethanol industry generated $5-billion for the state’s economy last year. The department’s report says ethanol supported more than 12,600 jobs and added $912-million to the value of the …

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    11 Oct 12
  • Pheasant

    The start of Minnesota’s pheasant hunting season is this Saturday, and hunters should find more birds than last year. The DNR says pheasants are rebounding nicely, with the counts up by about 68% compared to …

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    11 Oct 12
  • BenWestphal

    A 19-year-old St. Peter man has been eliminated from the FOX television show “The X-Factor.” Gustavus Adolphus College Sophomore Ben Westphal submitted an online audition tape in May and made it to the show’s “Boot …

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    11 Oct 12