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  • JasonKrieg

    A man accused of shooting at an occupied vehicle outside a McDonald’s restaurant in Medford is being held on $1-million bail. 44-year-old Jason Paul Krieg is accused of firing the shots at a person waiting …

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    14 Jan 12
  • Crops

    Final estimates confirm that Minnesota farmers produced less corn and soybeans in 2011 than 2010. Thursday’s US Department of Agriculture report estimates Minnesota corn production at 1.2 billion bushels, down 2% from November’s forecast and …

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    13 Jan 12
  • CriminalSex

    A 37-year-old Madelia man faces a total of 6 counts of criminal sexual conduct over allegations that he molested a young girl multiple times over the course of more than a year. Edward Jacob Ruter …

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    13 Jan 12
  • JasonKrieg

    The object of a major manhunt across southern Minnesota this week following a shooting in Medford was arrested in Owatonna on Wednesday. Police were called to the Medford McDonald’s on Monday for a report of …

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    13 Jan 12
  • Fire

    A 57-year-old woman was killed in a house fire in the City of Blue Earth on Wednesday. Authorities say that Susan Domek died after she was rescued from the house and resuscitation efforts began. 57-year-old …

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    13 Jan 12
  • Thermometer

    After several days of record-high temperatures, forecasters call this “a typical January day.” Colder, breezy conditions will yield highs only in the single-digits today (THU) with continued snow flurries over much of the state. Drivers …

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    12 Jan 12
  • Dayton

    Governor Dayton and legislative Democrats want to give Minnesota businesses a $3,000 tax credit for each unemployed person, veteran or recent college graduate that they hire as a way to push down the state’s unemployment …

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    12 Jan 12
  • Burglars1

    The New Ulm Police Department is investigating a series of burglaries and thefts that occurred this week, and 2 people have been taken into custody for the crimes. The investigation is focused on burglaries of …

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    12 Jan 12