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  • Dollars

    Governor Dayton on Tuesday unveiled his $775-million bonding package for public works projects. His proposal includes improvements at colleges and universities, a new State Emergency Operations Center, flood mitigation grants and a dolphin tank at …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Radon

    Radon Action Month continues in Minnesota and across the nation, and homeowners in Redwood and Renville counties can now acquire free radon kits through the month of January. The Department of Health recommends that all …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Darek Jon Nelson

    A 24-year-old man is now charged with fatally stabbing an 18-year-old woman outside the Montevideo pizza restaurant where they both worked. Darek Nelson was charged with 2nd-degree murder, 1st-degree manslaughter and 2nd-degree assault Tuesday in …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Cold

    Real January cold is settling in over the state this week. There were readings of under ten-below across northern Minnesota this (TUE) morning and forecasters say highs today will top out in only the low …

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    17 Jan 12
  • PollutedRiver

    A new report on the nearly billion-dollar Minnesota River cleanup river is showing disappointing results. The Pollution Control Agency study says the project has turned up little results since it started 20 years ago, showing …

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    17 Jan 12
  • StevenCampbell1

    A former high school basketball coach in Lake Crystal accused of having a sexual relationship with a student is scheduled to appear in court today (TUE) for a pre-trial hearing. 29-year-old Steve Andrew Campbell is …

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    17 Jan 12
  • VinessaLozano1

    An 18-year-old woman is dead after being stabbed more than 30 times at a Montevideo pizza restaurant Friday night, and police have arrested a 24-year-old co-worker. Darek Nelson allegedly followed Vinessa Lozano of Montevideo to …

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    16 Jan 12
  • SWAT

    A Mankato man faces felony charges after a domestic assault incident early Sunday morning led to standoff with area SWAT teams that lasted several hours. 24-year-old Shane Darrel Heiden was arrested at his home on …

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    16 Jan 12