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  • Plane

    A 42-year-old Minneapolis woman was uninjured when she was forced to land a plane in a plowed field near Hamburg over the weekend. Carver County Sheriff Jim Olson says the incident happened Saturday afternoon. The …

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    20 Feb 12
  • Vikings

    Negotiators for the state and the Minnesota Vikings have a tentative agreement on the division of costs for a $975-million stadium at or near the site of the Metrodome. Minneapolis would reportedly kick in $150-million, …

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    18 Feb 12
  • Hunting

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is seeking citizen input on some hunting and trapping issues. The proposals would require non-toxic shot for rail and snipe hunting, add a third waterfowl zone in southern Minnesota, …

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    18 Feb 12
  • AntonyJoseph1

    A Fairmont student will be making his 3rd trip to the Scripps National Spelling Bee this year after winning the local-area Regional Spelling Bee on Thursday. Fairmont 7th-grader Antony Joseph was named champion of the …

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    18 Feb 12
  • Flu

    Officials with the Sibley East School District say that a norovirus is to blame for more than 200 students and staff calling in sick to the district’s elementary school in Gaylord this week. State health …

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    17 Feb 12
  • Fraud

    The Better Business Bureau of Minnesota is warning homeowners of a potential scam involving the deed to their property. The company called Deed Retrieval Services is reportedly offering homeowners copies of their deeds, for a …

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    17 Feb 12
  • Gun

    A trial date has been set for the Mankato man accused of taking part in a drive-by shooting in the City of Gaylord last December. 23-year-old Michael Lamont Smith is charged with 2nd-degree assault, drive-by …

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    17 Feb 12
  • Fire

    The investigation into the cause of a fire that destroyed a home in Bird Island late last week continues. The fire at the home of Jason and Sandy Zuhlsdorf on South 4th Street in Bird …

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    17 Feb 12