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  • Arlington

    The investigation into the death of a nursing home resident in Arlington last year has been completed. Authorities have determined that the Good Samaritan Society resident was mistakenly left unattended in his bathroom before he …

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    22 Aug 12
  • Texting

    A Meadowlands man faces 3 counts of felony terroristic threats in Nicollet County Court for allegedly sending threatening text messages to his children and their mother. 23-year-old James Ferry is accused of sending text messages …

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    22 Aug 12
  • Burglary

    An Amboy man faces felony charges for his alleged involvement in a burglary in Blue Earth County last week. 32-year-old Lucas John Slama made his first appearance in court on Monday, and has been charged …

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    22 Aug 12
  • Highway14RibbonCutting

    A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place Tuesday for a new stretch of four-lane highway in southern Minnesota. The newly-expanded Highway 14 will give drivers a direct route between Owatonna and Mankato. Congressman Tim Walz was among …

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    22 Aug 12
  • Mosquito

    The Minnesota Department of Health says that an elderly resident of Stevens County has died due to the West Nile virus. The death marks the 16th West Nile-related death in the state since 2002. Epidemiologist …

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    21 Aug 12
  • PaulWickenhauser

    A 21-year-old Cokato man was charged with 3 counts of criminal vehicular homicide and other charges on Monday for his involvement in a deadly crash that killed three family members east of Willmar Friday night. …

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    21 Aug 12
  • Crash

    A Balaton man was injured in a car crash on Highway 23 in Lyon County late Monday morning. 54-year-old Mark Harbo was driving a Dodge pickup truck westbound on Lyon County Road 33 when he …

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    21 Aug 12
  • DustinMurilla1

    A man accused of assaulting an Owatonna man with a tire iron and leaving him for dead was sentenced to extra jail time for a previous incident of assault in Blue Earth County Court on …

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    21 Aug 12