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  • FatalCrash

    Authorities released the identity on Friday of the person killed in a crash with a semi-truck near the City of Cottonwood Monday night. 21-year-old Alan Maag of Cottonwood was driving a Buick LeSabre on Lyon …

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    30 Jun 12
  • Train

    A Nicollet man was hospitalized Wednesday morning after his car was hit by a train in the City of Lake Crystal. The incident happened at just before 9:30am at the railroad crossing near Highway 60 …

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    29 Jun 12
  • Exports1

    Minnesota exports set another record in the first quarter of 2012, the sixth straight quarterly export record. The Minnesota Trade Office’s Katie Clark says that Minnesota exported a record $4.9-billion worth of products, a record …

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    29 Jun 12
  • GasPumps1

    The cost of gasoline continues to drop in Minnesota. The statewide average for regular unleaded is now hovering at around $3.44 a gallon, still above the national average, but 17-cents less than it was last …

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    29 Jun 12
  • DrunkDriving

    Increased DWI patrols are slated for this weekend. It’s been one-year since enhanced impaired driving sanctions became effective in Minnesota, which includes the use of ignition interlock. Repeat DWI offenders as well as first-time offenders …

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    29 Jun 12
  • ThomasLindstrom

    A St. Paul man faces felony burglary charges in Brown County Court after allegedly breaking into the Sleepy Eye Servicemen’s Club over the weekend. Sleepy Eye police were on patrol at around 2:30am Saturday when …

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    29 Jun 12
  • JamesEiring

    The trial of a Mankato man who led authorities from 3 counties on a high-speed car chase in March got underway this week in Sibley County Court. 47-year-old James Allen Eiring was being sought on …

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    29 Jun 12
  • SibleyEast

    The Sibley East School Board held a special meeting this week to choose a new superintendent for the district. Current Sibley East Superintendent Stephen Jones has accepted the superintendent position with the Little Falls School …

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    29 Jun 12