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  • 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
  • Blues1

    The 2012 Ambassadors’ Blues Fest takes place this weekend in the City of St. Peter. It kicks off tonight (FRI) at several St. Peter bars, and then continues on Saturday at Minnesota Square Park. The …

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    08 Jun 12
  • UnderageDrinking

    The Redwood Falls City Council is considering enacting a “Social Host” ordinance. The new ordinance for the city would prohibit a person from hosting an event or gathering where alcohol is being consumed by persons …

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    08 Jun 12
  • Roadwork

    The resurfacing of a 10-mile stretch of Highway 68 got underway Thursday. Motorists can expect to experience delays while travelling on 68 between Highway 71 and the City of Morgan. Crews will begin in Morgan …

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    08 Jun 12
  • Flooding (1)

    River levels are beginning to drop around the state, but people still need to be cautious. The DNR’s Tim Smalley says many rivers are still fast-moving. He says you can call the DNR or check …

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    07 Jun 12
  • Crash

    A Hutchinson man was injured Wednesday evening when he lost control of his vehicle on Highway 7 and drove through a field before hitting a garage and 2 parked vehicles. Authorities believe that 45-year-old Troy …

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    07 Jun 12