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  • More Local Troops Home Tuesday

    A total of 215 Minnesota National Guard soldiers returned home from Kuwait Sunday, including troops from Redwood Falls and Hutchinson. Hundreds more will follow in the weeks to come. For some soldiers, the adjustment to …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Fatal

    A 47-year-old Albert Lea man was the victim of a fatal car crash in Freeborn County over the weekend. The accident happened Saturday night at around 10:30 when a 2008 Cadillac traveling northbound on Highway …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Thunderstorm

    The storms that swept across southern and central Minnesota on Sunday dumped heavy rain and hail, but caused no major damage. The National Weather Service says two tornadoes were spotted Sunday in McLeod County, including …

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    16 Apr 12
  • DFL

    DFL delegates from the new State Senate District 17 failed to endorse a candidate after four rounds of balloting Thursday night in Clara City, making a primary election necessary. The candidates needed to garner 60% …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Fugitive

    A wanted fugitive from Henderson has been arrested in western Nebraska. Authorities say that 44-year-old Michael Ray Rannow was taken from his van in a parking lot just south of Interstate 80 in North Platte …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Fatal

    Authorities have released the name of the person who died following a car accident on Highway 169 in Blue Earth County Thursday morning. 56-year-old William Arneman of St. Peter was driving a 2003 Buick Park …

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    13 Apr 12
  • K9

    Law enforcement officers from across the state, and their dogs, are in Nicollet County this week as part of a training seminar for police narcotics canines. Frandsen Bank in lower North Mankato was a training …

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    13 Apr 12
  • Dollars

    The countdown is on to the April 17th tax deadline. If you are having problems coming up with the money you owe on your taxes and want to avoid a major penalty, keep in mind, …

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    13 Apr 12