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  • UnderageDrinking

    Friday was move-in day for more than 700 freshmen at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter. And as the college kids begin arriving in St. Peter, and with the Labor Day weekend underway as well, …

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    01 Sep 12
  • Burglars

    Two Mankato men have been arrested in connection with multiple burglaries. 19-year-old Brandon Dale Huser and 21-year-old Benjamin Judson Scott Flower were identified as suspects during an investigation of recent burglaries and thefts in Mankato. …

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    01 Sep 12
  • Sword

    A 25-year-old rural Vernon Center man is accused of threatening his father with a sword. Timothy Truenbach allegedly raised the sword over his head and began swinging it at his father. Truenbach’s mother told authorities …

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    01 Sep 12
  • Temperature2

    The statewide high on Thursday hit 100-degrees in Waseca, with 99-degree readings in Owatonna, Fairmont and Red Wing. Meteorologist Kerry Hanko says we should get a slight bit of relief today (FRI), with highs mostly …

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    31 Aug 12
  • Gun

    An 8-year-old Dassel boy is hospitalized at Children’s Hospital in Minneapolis after he was hit in the head by a ricocheting bullet. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call Thursday afternoon about the …

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    31 Aug 12
  • PhoneScam1

    The Brown County Sheriff’s Office has issued a warning on a phone scam. Several residents of Brown County have been receiving calls from people identifying themselves as being with the Federal Government, Social Security or …

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    31 Aug 12
  • Geneve,le 13 Septembre 2007.Route de thonon sortie Vesenaz dir Geneve.Accident de la circulation impliquant un camion et un scooter ou se trouvaient 2 personnes.Photo:Laurent Guiraud.

    The Minnesota State Patrol is asking for the public’s help identifying a vehicle and driver involved in a near collision in North Mankato on Tuesday. It happened at just before 12:30pm. A Mankato man was …

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    31 Aug 12
  • Jury

    A St. Peter man accused of physically abusing a 7-week-old infant last year was recently cleared of all the charges against him. 42-year-old Todd Michael Meyer had been charged with assault, malicious punishment of a …

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    31 Aug 12