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  • Flu

    The flu season is officially here. The Minnesota Department of Health has recorded its first two cases of influenza for the season, although neither person had to be hospitalized. The Department of Health’s Kris Ehressman …

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    13 Oct 12
  • FatalCrash

    A 23-year-old Mountain Lake woman is dead after a rollover accident in Cottonwood County Wednesday night. Hollie Mattison was driving a Chevy Blazer westbound on Highway 60 just outside of Windom at about 8pm when …

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    12 Oct 12
  • FieldFire

    Fire crews from several departments battled a pair of wildfires in eastern Blue Earth County on Thursday. The fires reportedly started at around 10am just east of Eagle Lake. Investigators say that an apparent failed …

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    12 Oct 12
  • ClickItOrTicket1

    Minnesota motorists are being reminded to buckle up as another seatbelt enforcement effort begins today (FRI). The cost of a ticket for not wearing a seatbelt is $115 per passenger. The Minnesota Department of Public …

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    12 Oct 12
  • Vote

    Election Day is a little more than three weeks away, and many of those who won’t be able to vote on November 6th are already sending in their absentee ballots. The Secretary of State’s Office …

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    12 Oct 12
  • JeffreyOlson1

    The superintendent of the St. Peter School District has been named the 2013 Minnesota Superintendent of the Year. Jeff Olson is being honored by the Minnesota Association of School Administrators based on his communication skills, …

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    12 Oct 12
  • Harvest

    Despite the drought that parched the rest of the country, 2012 is shaping up to be a record year for many Minnesota farmers. The US Department of Agriculture projects that Minnesota farmers will harvest 1.39 …

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    12 Oct 12
  • 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