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  • StevenCampbell1

    A former high school girls basketball coach accused of having a sexual relationship with one of his students was sentenced to 120 days in jail and 7 years of probation for the crime on Wednesday …

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    22 Mar 12
  • Nibbe1

    The trial of a Lake Crystal woman accused of murdering her husband has been delayed. 34-year-old Jennifer Nibbe was scheduled to go on trial on 1st-degree murder charges on April 2nd, but that trial has …

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    22 Mar 12
  • Tornado

    The National Weather Service has confirmed that it was a tornado that hit the City of Elysian Monday night. The 100-yard-wide twister was reportedly packing winds up to 85 mph. It travelled about 7 miles, …

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    21 Mar 12
  • Legislature Approves Jacob's Law

    The Minnesota House has approved a bill calling for a constitutional amendment requiring voters to show a photo ID. Legislators in the House debated the divisive issue well into the night before it passed on …

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    21 Mar 12
  • KevinWolden

    A Hector man was arrested on car theft charges this week in Benton County. Authorities were called to Mid-State Homes near Rice at just after 9 o’clock Monday morning. Witnesses had reported seeing a man …

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    21 Mar 12
  • Bullying

    A panel is starting to work on creating a state where school kids are free from bullying, harassment and intimidation. Governor Dayton’s Task Force on the Prevention of School Bullying met for the first time …

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    20 Mar 12
  • Dayton1

    Governor Dayton will be in Mankato today (TUE) to participate in assemblies with 6th-graders at Garfield and Franklin Elementary Schools. At each school the Governor will give brief remarks and then take questions from students. …

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    20 Mar 12
  • Temperature2

    It’s been many years since we last had an early-season warm spell like this one in Minnesota. Climatologist Pete Boulay says it last happened 31 years ago. He says that back in February of 1981 …

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    20 Mar 12