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  • Tornado

    Tornado warnings were issued in southern Redwood County and northern Renville County Saturday afternoon, and a tornado was confirmed to have touched down at a farmsite along Redwood County Road 10 in Johnsonville Township. Several …

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    23 Apr 12
  • RonPaul1

    Supporters of presidential candidate Ron Paul reportedly dominated southern Minnesota’s 1st Congressional District Republican Convention over the weekend, with the Texas Congressman picking up practically all of the district’s available delegates. The same was reportedly …

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    23 Apr 12
  • Crops

    Agronomists say this year features the earliest opportunity in recorded history for corn planting, and farmers are hoping that helps them make up for last year. The USDA says that corn produced on-average 21 fewer …

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    23 Apr 12
  • Republicans

    GOP delegates at southern Minnesota’s First Congressional District Republican Convention on Saturday were unable to agree on a candidate to challenge Democratic Representative Tim Walz this November. Congressional District 1 GOP Chair Dave Kruse says …

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    23 Apr 12
  • Detour

    A detour will be put up on Highway 4 north of St. James beginning today (MON) as Minnesota Department of Transportation crews begin replacing a bridge over the Watonwan River. Along with the replacement of …

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    23 Apr 12
  • PedestrianHit

    A 26-year-old man was hospitalized Sunday night after being struck by an SUV while crossing the street in Mankato. The incident happened at shortly before 10:30pm near the intersection of Riverfront Drive and Spring Street …

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    23 Apr 12
  • Crash

    A 41-year-old Glencoe man was injured Saturday afternoon when his car ran off the road on Highway 22 in McLeod County. The accident happened at approximately 1:40pm near Lace Avenue. Rodney Schauer was driving a …

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    23 Apr 12
  • Sex Offender In Court

    A Level 3 Sex Offender arrested for allegedly peeking through windows of homes in New Ulm made an appearance in court this week. 48-year-old James Allen Binger had been taken into custody for the peeping …

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    21 Apr 12