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  • Capitol Restoration Amendment

    A $200-plus-million bonding package to repair and renovate the State Capitol building could come up for a vote as early as today (THU) in the Minnesota House.  There’s general agreement that the Minnesota Capitol is …

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    05 Apr 12
  • CalvinCollum

    A former Sleepy Eye High School teacher serving a 25-year probation sentence for having a sexual relationship with a student will be spending 2 weekends in jail for violating his probation. 50-year-old Calvin Collum of …

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    05 Apr 12
  • Crash

    Three students from Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter remain hospitalized in Illinois after a head-on crash on Interstate 39 Friday night that left an 85-year-old man dead. A group of 9 Gustavus students traveling …

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    05 Apr 12
  • Walz1

    The Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act became law Wednesday following a White House signing ceremony in the morning. It bans members of Congress, their staff and the executive branch from using non-public information to …

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    05 Apr 12
  • FloodLevee

    It was standing room only Tuesday evening at city hall when the New Ulm City Council held a public hearing on a proposed flood levee for the city. The hearing started with a Bolton and …

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    04 Apr 12
  • Fatal

    Authorities have identified the Minnesota man who died in a crash just over the South Dakota border on Monday. Sixty-six year old Allen Luckhardt of Balaton was behind the wheel of a van which collided …

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    04 Apr 12
  • NTSB

    The National Transportation Safety Board is now investigating the motor home crash in Kansas that killed five members of a Minnesota family. The agency is investigating laws that allowed a 17-year-old to drive the 57,000-pound …

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    04 Apr 12
  • Child Porn Sentencing

    A 62-year-old Mankato man accused of showing sexually explicit videos to minors in his home last April was sentenced on Tuesday in Blue Earth County Court. Rodney Oberg was sentenced to 30 months in prison …

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    04 Apr 12