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  • Fire

    A fire late Friday night has caused major damage to a bus building and several buses in Springfield.  Fire officials are investigating the cause of the fire at the Superior Transportation Services building.  The fire …

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    03 May 15
  • PoliceInvestigation

    The search for a missing Le Sueur woman has now extended to the Minnesota River.  Le Sueur County authorities and search crews are covering miles of the river searching for clues and answers into the …

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    03 May 15
  • MissingPerson

    A 20-year-old Le Sueur woman has been missing since early Friday morning. Moriah Lynn Zwart and a friend walked to a Minnesota River sandbar in Le Sueur to camp Thursday night. At some point they …

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    02 May 15
  • Minnesota House

    After a debate that stretched from Tuesday afternoon into Wednesday morning, the GOP-controlled House passed a bill that funds Minnesota’s health and human services department, but eliminates the MinnesotaCare program. The measure passed 72-60, with …

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    02 May 15
  • SMEC-Territory-Map 9-3

    The Southern Minnesota Energy Cooperative (SMEC) received approval to acquire Alliant Energy’s Minnesota territory. The Minnesota Electric Commission approved the purchase last week, but the deal will not be finalized until this fall. According to …

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    02 May 15
  • HeadOnCollision

    A 68-year-old Windom man is dead after the vehicle he was driving struck a semi on Highway 60 Friday afternoon. Roger T. Richardson was traveling east on Highway 60 when he collided with a truck …

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    02 May 15
  • Burglary

    Two men arrested after butt-dialing authorities as they were committing a burglary have reached plea deals. Thirty year old Kyle Scott James of Mankato pleaded guilty to one felony count of burglary at a court …

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    02 May 15
  • MarijuanaLeaves

    The Carver County Sheriff’s Office says it inadvertently destroyed 21 pounds of marijuana in its property room. The situation led Carver County to inventory all 16,000 items in its property rooms at the law enforcement …

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    01 May 15