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  • HospitalPatient

    A 19-year-old Waseca man critically injured in a diving accident on the 4th of July is reportedly improving. Cooper Tenney suffered serious neck injuries when he dove off a dock into shallow water in Le …

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    07 Jul 12
  • ElbertGreeneJr

    A Prior Lake man has been found guilty of 1st-degree arson in Scott County Court, nearly 8 years after his family’s home was destroyed by a fire. A jury found 48-year-old Elbert Eugene Greene Jr …

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    07 Jul 12
  • GregoryWard1

    The City of Mankato is getting its first-ever level 3 Predatory Sex Offender when Gregory Eugene Ward moves onto the 1700 Block of North Riverfront Drive. Ward was convicted of molesting a child in Scott …

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    07 Jul 12
  • Scam

    The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office has received a number of reports of county residents receiving mailings claiming they have won a prize in a Foreign Lottery or Contest. The letter reportedly asks the “Winner” to …

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    07 Jul 12
  • Cuffs

    A 20-year-old Waseca man faces a felony assault charge after allegedly breaking the jaw of a man who refused to wrestle with him. The assault occurred at an underage drinking party in rural Blue Earth …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Peterson Talks Farm Bill

    The recently-unveiled US House Farm Bill has $35-billion in cuts, versus about $24-billion in the Senate version. Congressman Collin Peterson says that the House Farm Bill eliminates controversial direct payments and redirects some of the …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Hot2

    The Excessive Heat Warning continues for one more day today (FRI), and state health officials have some recommendations to help Minnesotans stay cool during the heat wave. The Health Department’s Kristin Raab says that there …

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    06 Jul 12
  • Court

    A judge has ruled that an attempted murder charge against a Madison Lake man accused of taking part in a drive-by shooting will stand. The attorney for 18-year-old Alexander Marxen had argued that the charges …

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    06 Jul 12