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  • Crash

    Two residents of Brownton were injured in a rear-end collision on Highway 15 Saturday evening. It happened at around 5:20pm in McLeod County. Both of the vehicles involved were travelling southbound when a Ford Escape …

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    02 Dec 13
  • ChristinaDeLeon

    A 19-year-old Arlington woman facing a manslaughter charge for the accidental drowning of her infant son is scheduled to be in court for a custody hearing today (MON) concerning her other son.  The 8-month-old son …

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    02 Dec 13
  • JesseBrudelie

    A Fairmont man is in custody in the Blue Earth County Jail after reportedly being stopped for driving the wrong way on a one-way street, without a license, while on probation, after allegedly dealing drugs.  …

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    02 Dec 13
  • CreditCardFraud

    It’s “Cyber Monday” today, a chance for online shoppers to find holiday bargains. It can also be an opportunity for scammers to take advantage of frazzled shoppers. The Better Business Bureau’s Dan Hendrickson warns that …

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    02 Dec 13
  • Bloodmobile2

    The American Red Cross is holding a few blood drives around the area this week as the holiday season gets into full gear. Blood donations tend to dip this time of year, with many regular …

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    02 Dec 13
  • HospitalPatient

    A St. Paul man has died from his injuries following a head-on crash on Highway 212 in Olivia Wednesday afternoon. It happened at just after 1pm at the intersection with Highway 71. An eastbound Dodge …

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    29 Nov 13
  • MelissaMiller

    The Colorado woman accused of killing a St. Peter native earlier this year pleaded guilty to 2nd-degree murder in court Wednesday as part of a plea deal. The body of 52-year-old Leann “Annie” Meyer was …

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    29 Nov 13
  • dv563013

    The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office responded to a call of an intruder at an address near Brownton Tuesday afternoon, and a Brownton man was taken into custody. The incident occurred at just after 1pm at …

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    29 Nov 13