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  • SteeringForBetterHearing

    Minnesota Lions member Bob Harms is beginning his 500-mile journey from the top of the state to the bottom–on a lawn mower. The trek will raise funds for hearing-impaired children. It’s called “Steering for Better …

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    20 Aug 12
  • FatalCrash

    At least one person is dead following a car crash involving a Norwood Young America man in Kandiyohi County Friday night. It happened at just after 9pm on Highway 12. A 2004 Chevy Silverado driven …

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    18 Aug 12
  • Thunderstorm

    A Madelia man is hospitalized in critical condition after being struck by lightning in Crow Wing County. 23-year-old Jamie Harris was driving a four-wheeler at Brainerd International Raceway Wednesday night when he was struck. Authorities …

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    18 Aug 12
  • Crash2

    A 21-year-old St. Peter woman was injured in a car crash on Highway 99 near Cleveland Friday night. Michelle Depuydt was a passenger in a 1999 Jeep 2-door driven by 19-year-old Zachary Wagner of Cleveland. …

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    18 Aug 12
  • RobertDocherty

    A new judge was sworn for Brown County’s 5th Judicial District in New Ulm on Friday. New Ulm resident Robert Docherty took his oath in front of more than a hundred family members, friends and …

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    18 Aug 12
  • AllenQuist

    First Congressional District Republicans will formally endorse Allen Quist of rural St. Peter as their candidate today (SAT) in Mankato. Quist won Tuesday’s Primary Election over fellow Republican Mike Parry to be the official challenger …

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    18 Aug 12
  • Cantaloupe

    State health officials say at least three cases in Minnesota are part of a multi-state salmonella outbreak associated with cantaloupe that’s likely from southwestern Indiana. None of the Minnesotans who became ill were hospitalized, and …

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    18 Aug 12
  • WhoopingCough

    As the school season in Minnesota approaches, this year’s outbreak of whooping cough is becoming a big concern. There have been nearly 2,400 cases of whooping cough, otherwise known as Pertussis in the state so …

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    18 Aug 12