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  • Soldier

    Over 3,600 soldiers who qualify have not claimed a special tax credit for military service in a combat zone. Revenue Department Spokesperson Andrea Weyer says it’s definitely a credit that soldiers well deserve. The deadline …

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    28 Jul 12
  • GreenIsle

    The Green Isle City Council has unanimously accepted the resignation of Councilor Shane Sheets. His resignation from the council went into effect this week. Sheets cited the need to devote more time to his young …

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    28 Jul 12
  • CriminalSex

    A Redwood Falls man has been sentenced to 90 days in jail and 2 years of probation after pleading guilty to 5th-degree criminal sexual conduct. 21-year-old Marcel Dylan Zephier was arrested this past March when …

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    28 Jul 12
  • Pileup

    A four-car pileup on Highway 13 between Waseca and New Richland on Friday closed the road temporarily and left one person hospitalized. The chain-reaction crash started with a vehicle driven by 15-year-old Arin Boese of …

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    28 Jul 12
  • FatalCrash2

    A 36-year-old Faribault man is dead after a head-on collision with a semi-truck on Highway 60 west of Wanamingo Thursday afternoon. Michael Buck was driving a Mercury Mountaineer eastbound on 60 when he apparently veered …

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    28 Jul 12
  • Fire

    New Ulm Firefighters were called out to the Medallion Cabinetry plant on the west end of town Thursday night after multiple fires within the building’s exhaust system triggered an alarm. The call came in at …

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    27 Jul 12
  • Scam

    The Redwood County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a report of a new phone scam circulating around the area. A Redwood County resident received a call requesting donations that claimed to be a fundraiser partnership between …

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    27 Jul 12
  • Burglary3

    The Gaylord Police Department is offering a $500 reward for information leading to the arrest of those responsible for recent break-ins at Gaylord businesses and a church. The burglaries were discovered Tuesday morning. Authorities say …

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    27 Jul 12