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  • TentCaterpillar

    What seems like millions of forest tent caterpillars are being found throughout Minnesota in recent weeks, but experts say this year’s defoliation is not yet “the big one.” Department of Natural Resources officials say it’s …

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    06 Jun 12
  • Fatal

    One person is dead after their car collided with a grain truck Tuesday afternoon near the City of Cottonwood. The accident happened at the intersection of Highway 23 and Lyon County Road 9 just southwest …

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    06 Jun 12
  • RossHenderson

    An 18-year-old St. James man has begun the long road to recovery after losing a leg in an accident with an auger last week. Ross Henderson was working at a feed mill when his foot …

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    06 Jun 12
  • CreditCardFraud2

    A New Ulm woman accused of charging nearly $9,000 worth of purchases on her ex-boyfriend’s bank card has been sentenced to 20 days in jail and 5 years on probation for the crime. 29-year-old Michelle …

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    06 Jun 12
  • Fatal

    Authorities have determined the identity of the victim of a fatal crash between a car and a semi-truck Saturday morning near Owatonna. The head-on crash took place at just after 5am Saturday on Highway 218, …

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    05 Jun 12
  • Vote21

    A flurry of filings took place around the state on Monday as potential candidates for public office beat today’s (TUE) filing deadline. Southern Minnesota Congressmen Tim Walz was among the numerous people filing on Monday. …

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    05 Jun 12
  • Vote

    The deadline to file for public office is today (TUE). Anyone wishing to run for an elected office in this Fall’s election needs to file with the Minnesota Secretary of State or their local county …

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    05 Jun 12
  • Crops

    The first soybean condition ratings of the year are in, and they say that soybeans across the state are in generally good condition. The USDA says that 77% of Minnesota’s soybean crop is rated in …

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    05 Jun 12