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  • Flu

    The flu season is not over yet in Minnesota. During the first week of April, there were 2 deaths from the flu reported as well as 32 hospitalizations. A total of 4 schools and 3 …

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    13 Apr 12
  • PostalProtest

    Protesters gathered outside Senator Al Franken’s office in downtown St. Peter on Thursday to show their opposition to a new Postal Reform Bill. The proposed legislation would eliminate Saturday mail delivery, close mail processing facilities, …

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    13 Apr 12
  • DelbertHuber

    A court hearing scheduled for Thursday in the case of an 81-year-old man charged with murder was canceled. Delbert Edwin Huber of Paynesville has been indicted on 1st-degree murder charges for allegedly shooting and killing …

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    13 Apr 12
  • DarekNelson

    A mental health evaluation to determine whether a Montevideo man charged with murder is competent to stand trial has been completed. 24-year-old Darek Jon Nelson has been charged with 2nd-degree murder with intent, 1st-degree manslaughter, …

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    13 Apr 12
  • Gun

    Blue Earth County prosecutors have reached a plea deal with 2 teenagers arrested after a drive-by shooting in Mankato last month. 18-year-old Alexander Rapheal Marxen is facing attempted murder charges after allegedly shooting at a …

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    12 Apr 12
  • Fatal

    The Kansas Highway Patrol continues to investigate a motor home crash that killed five members of a southern Minnesota family and injured 13 others. On Wednesday authorities said they have yet to determine what caused …

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    12 Apr 12
  • CriminalSex

    The trial of a 45-year-old Mankato man accused of sexually assaulting a North Mankato woman got underway this week. John Fitzgerald Thomas is facing two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and three counts of …

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    12 Apr 12
  • Burglary1

    Authorities are investigating several break-ins in the City of Morgan. Officials with the Morgan Police Department say that the break-ins have happened at various times of the day and over a period of several months. …

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    12 Apr 12