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  • DakotaWar

    The Minnesota History Center will open a new exhibit next month examining the US Dakota War of 1862. Hundreds of whites and Dakota died in the six weeks of violence rooted in conflict over federal …

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    29 May 12
  • MarkWetsch1

    An alleged bank robber accused of stealing from banks across the state, including in St. Peter and Gaylord, has reportedly backed out of a plea deal with federal prosecutors. 49-year-old Mark Edward Wetsch, dubbed the …

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    29 May 12
  • HelicopterCrash1

    A helicopter pilot is reportedly in stable condition after the crop duster he was flying crashed in southern Minnesota Friday evening. The helicopter was spraying ditches near the City of Delavan when it hit some …

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    29 May 12
  • Soldier

    President Obama has signed legislation that helps more than 2,000 Minnesota soldiers recoup paid time-off benefits promised before they were shipped overseas last year. It also provides the benefits to more than 49,000 National Guard …

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    29 May 12
  • Memorial Day1

    (All Ceremonies Take Place On Monday) * NEW ULM: The Parade starts at 9am at St. Mary’s Church and travels north on GERMAN STREET to 5th North. The observance at the Soldier’s Rest Section of …

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    26 May 12
  • SUVCrash

    A Mankato teen was seriously injured early this (SAT) morning after losing control of his vehicle on Highway 66 near St. Clair. It happened at about 1:20am at the intersection with Indian Lake Road. 19-year-old …

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    26 May 12
  • HelicopterCrash1

    A helicopter crash west of Delavan Friday evening injured the pilot and cut the power to the nearby town for a period of time. Witnesses say the copter got caught in some power lines at …

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    26 May 12
  • Vote

    Several local-area Incumbents filed for re-election on Friday. State Senator Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls filed as the Republican candidate for Minnesota Senate District 16. Redistricting has expanded his legislative district to include not just …

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    26 May 12