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  • JailCell

    A Redwood Falls man has been sentenced to over 8 years in prison for selling methamphetamine to a drug task force informant. 32-year-old Curtis Dale Williams pleaded guilty to 2nd-degree drug sales in Redwood County …

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    30 May 12
  • HelicopterCrash1

    Authorities have released the name of the helicopter pilot from St. Peter who was injured in a crash near Delavan on Friday. 64-year-old John Holmberg was spraying drainage ditches just west of Delavan when his …

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    30 May 12
  • SpellingBee

    A total of 5 students from Minnesota are competing in the National Spelling Bee this week near Washington DC, including a local-area 7th-grader. Nearly 280 young competitors were taking a computerized test Tuesday, and those …

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    30 May 12
  • ClickItOrTicket1

    The Memorial Day weekend may be over, but a statewide seat belt enforcement campaign continues on for another week-and-a-half. Around 400 law enforcement agencies across Minnesota are taking part in the “Click It Or Ticket” …

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    29 May 12
  • FloodedFields

    All of the recent rainfall around the area has replenished the soil moisture level, putting an end to a nearly year-long drought. More than nine inches of rain in some locations has made this the …

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    29 May 12
  • MotorcycleCrash

    An Ellendale man suffered serious injuries after losing control of his motorcycle in Le Sueur County Monday afternoon. The accident happened at just after 4pm on Highway 60. 28-year-old Matthew Christensen lost control of his …

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    29 May 12
  • DakotaWar

    The Minnesota History Center will open a new exhibit next month examining the US Dakota War of 1862. Hundreds of whites and Dakota died in the six weeks of violence rooted in conflict over federal …

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    29 May 12
  • MarkWetsch1

    An alleged bank robber accused of stealing from banks across the state, including in St. Peter and Gaylord, has reportedly backed out of a plea deal with federal prosecutors. 49-year-old Mark Edward Wetsch, dubbed the …

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    29 May 12