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  • Taxi

    A Mankato taxi driver faces criminal charges after allegedly allowing a wanted juvenile to hide in the trunk of his cab. 25-year-old Jacob Fitzpatrick had asked to use the cab to go see his mother …

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    24 Mar 12
  • Fatal

    A Willmar man is dead and an Olivia man in critical condition following a head-on car crash just north of Blomkest Friday morning. A northbound 2003 Saturn driven by 19-year-old John Folk of Olivia collided …

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    24 Mar 12
  • Flu

    Influenza continues to circulate around the state as we move from winter to spring in Minnesota. The Department of Health is reporting 1 flu-related death and 67 hospitalizations over the past week. Seven nursing homes …

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    24 Mar 12
  • PollutedRiver

    A new report from Environment Minnesota sheds light on the amount of toxic chemicals dumped into the state’s waterways. It states that industrial facilities in Minnesota dumped more than 1.3-million pounds of toxic chemicals into …

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    23 Mar 12
  • VoterID

    A push to require Minnesota residents to show photo ID before they vote will be debated in the Minnesota Senate this (FRI) afternoon. The measure has strong support from Republicans who control the chamber, and …

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    23 Mar 12
  • Stabbing

    A Silver Lake man accused of murdering his girlfriend made an appearance in court recently. 42-year-old David Muniz Bustos is facing a 2nd-degree murder charge for allegedly stabbing 40-year-old Dominga Limon of Glencoe at her …

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    23 Mar 12
  • PedestrianHit

    A 17-year-old boy is dead after being hit by a truck Thursday on Highway 212 in Norwood Young America. It happened at the intersection with Carver County Road 33 on the west end of Norwood. …

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    23 Mar 12
  • PlaneCrash

    Three people are dead after a small airplane crashed in McLeod County Wednesday morning. The plane went down in a field about four miles north of Glencoe near the intersection of Falcon Avenue North and …

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    22 Mar 12