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  • Explosion

    A house explosion in southern Minnesota has severely injured a 75-year-old man. The explosion occurred Friday afternoon about a mile north of Freeborn, and Ralph William Yotter was flown to North Memorial Medical Center in …

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    09 Jun 12
  • Fishing

    Today (SAT) is National Get Outdoors Day, when admission is free to all 75 Minnesota State Parks and recreation areas. In conjunction with that, the Department of Natural Resources has designated this the Take-A-Kid Fishing …

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    09 Jun 12
  • RodneyOberg

    A Mankato man convicted of child pornography charges for showing sexually explicit videos to minors in his home last April is back in custody. 62-year-old Rodney Oberg was sentenced to 30 months in prison for …

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    09 Jun 12
  • BatAttack

    A Waterville man faces multiple criminal charges after an alleged attack that left another man with serious injuries. 44-year-old Randy Lee Hiller was charged with 4 counts of assault this week in Le Sueur County …

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    09 Jun 12
  • TerryMorrow

    It looks like State Representative Terry Morrow of St. Peter will be running unopposed in the election this year after his Republican opponent withdrew from the race on Thursday. Nikolas Boyce of rural New Ulm …

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    08 Jun 12
  • Dayton1

    Governor Dayton is leaving on a trade mission to China today (FRI). The governor is leading a 50-member delegation on a trip that includes stops in Beijing and Shanghai. The itinerary also includes a meeting …

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    08 Jun 12
  • RenvilleSibleyFiber

    The Renville-Sibley Fiber Joint Powers Board approved a pair of important contracts during a recent meeting. The Board approved an engineering contract with Spectrum Engineering out of Auburn, Indiana, and a project management contract with …

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    08 Jun 12
  • Burglary1

    A 21-year-old Belle Plaine man faces multiple criminal charges after allegedly stealing nearly $2,700 worth of items from his parent’s home. Bradley Scott Christiansen is accused of taking jewelry, a generator, and beer steins from …

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    08 Jun 12