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  • 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
  • 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