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  • CarInCreek

    An Albert Lea man is in serious condition after spending more than six hours in his car in a frigid creek in southern Minnesota. 53-year-old Lyndon Schewe left Interstate 90 north of Albert Lea at …

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    07 Jan 12
  • TyronCollins1

    A Jackson man convicted of killing his brother in 2010 was sentenced to 25 years in prison this week.  A Blue Earth County Jury found TyRon Collins guilty of 2 counts of 2nd-degree murder in …

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    07 Jan 12
  • WinterRoofing

    Record high temperatures were set across Minnesota on Thursday as the state saw temps in the 60s for the first time ever in the month of January. The mercury hit 61 degrees Thursday afternoon in …

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    06 Jan 12
  • Jury

    The trial of Willmar man accused of producing and possessing child pornography got underway this week in Kandiyohi County. 36-year-old Christopher Shawn Robison is accused of coercing a 13-year-old girl to engage in sexually explicit …

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    06 Jan 12
  • PlaneCrash

    A Lakeville man was injured Thursday night when the small plane he was piloting crashed near Lamberton. 63-year-old Gary Debaun began to experience mechanical problems with the aircraft at about 11:45pm Thursday. He was able …

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    06 Jan 12
  • Temperature2

    We could make weather history today (THU) when the mercury approaches 60 degrees in southern Minnesota. Greg Spoden at the state Climatology Office says that there has never been a 60 degree day recorded in …

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    05 Jan 12
  • Crash

    Traffic fatalities in Minnesota declined for the fourth straight year in 2011.  Preliminary statistics from the state Department of Public Safety show traffic crashes claimed 349 lives last year.  That represents an 11% drop from …

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    05 Jan 12
  • ThinIce

    Forecasted temperatures in the 40s and 50s across southern Minnesota this week have the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources again asking residents to be careful if heading out on area ice. The DNR says that …

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    05 Jan 12