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  • Fire

    Firefighters from Mankato responded to a grass fire along Highway 14 Monday night. The grass fire between Highways 14 and 169 on the east side of the Minnesota River was reported at around 7:30pm Monday. …

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    11 Jul 12
  • Crops

    Minnesota crops continued to progress ahead of the average over the past week, even with record-setting temperatures. The USDA’s weekly crop-weather report for Minnesota says that statewide, average temperatures were 9-degrees above normal last week. …

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    10 Jul 12
  • FatalAccident

    More information has been released on an early Sunday morning boating accident on Lake Shetek that left a Lamberton man dead. The Murray County Sheriff’s Office received a report at just before 12:30am that a …

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    10 Jul 12
  • ElishebaSwett

    A Worthington woman accused of attempting to kidnap an employee at the New Ulm Wal-Mart last month is scheduled to make an appearance in court today (TUE). 37-year-old Elisheba Joy Swett has been charged with …

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    10 Jul 12
  • DustinMurilla1

    A Mankato man faces multiple felony charges after allegedly assaulting a man and stealing his car Monday night. Blue Earth County Sheriff’s deputies were called to a convenience store in LeHillier at around 8pm Monday …

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    10 Jul 12
  • Court

    A Waseca man is scheduled to be sentenced today (TUE) after pleading guilty to wire fraud and tax evasion related to the embezzlement of about $1.7-million from the company Latex International while serving as it’s …

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    10 Jul 12
  • VoterID

    Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie has reworked the title for a constitutional amendment seeking to impose a photo ID requirement for voting. The state elections chief announced Monday that the ballot question would carry …

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    10 Jul 12
  • Nibbe1

    A Lake Crystal woman who admitted to murdering her husband in 2010 has been sentenced to 17 years in prison and 8.5 years of supervised release. 34-year-old Jennifer Nibbe recently pleaded guilty to 2nd-degree murder …

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    10 Jul 12