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  • Fatal

    A Brooten man is dead after a one-vehicle crash Tuesday afternoon in Willmar. Police say a pickup driven by 72-year-old Wayne Chadwick ran off the road and struck a tree. Chadwick was in cardiac arrest …

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    16 Feb 12
  • Dayton1

    Governor Dayton delivers his second State of the State address to a joint session of the Minnesota House and Senate tonight (WED) at the State Capitol. The governor has taken a number of opportunities to …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Vote

    A Special Election was held in Martin County on Tuesday for a vacant county commissioner seat. The District 1 Martin County Board seat is empty following the resignation of Gerald Boler amidst accusations that he …

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    15 Feb 12
  • ChrisFarris1

    A former St. Peter man accused of killing his infant son in 2010 was sentenced to 15 years in prison in Nicollet County Court on Tuesday. 29-year-old Christopher Farris received the maximum sentence possible after …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Metrodome

    The Vikings are staying in downtown Minneapolis for at least another year. Today (WED) is the deadline to give the NFL written notice of any plans to move, but Vikings Vice-President Lester Bagley says the …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Crash

    A 21-year-old Gaylord woman is dead following a crash just outside of St. Peter early Sunday morning. It happened at just before 3am just south of Highway 99 on Le Sueur County Road 45, the …

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    13 Feb 12
  • StPeterStateHospital

    A panel of judges has approved the discharge of a 64-year-old pedophile from Minnesota’s Sex Offender program. Clarence Opheim has been in the program for nearly 19 years. No one has been discharged from it …

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    13 Feb 12
  • OpenWater

    A 57-year-old man whose ATV fell into the open water of an icy lake over the weekend was rescued by two men who live nearby. The St. Bonifacius man was driving his ATV on Lake …

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    13 Feb 12