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  • Animal Planet

    A Lake Crystal native and her husband will be featured in a reality show about going off the grid in Alaska. Ashely Selden and her husband Tyler live off the grid a good part of …

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    26 May 15
  • Gravestone marker

    Around 100 people and Congressman Tim Walz attended a ceremony Monday in Easton at an abandon cemetery to honor veterans from the War of 1812 and the Civil War. Thaddeus Smith who fought in the …

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    26 May 15
  • legislature

    State Senator Gary Dahms and State Representative Paul Torkelson will be hosting joint town meetings in the area Wednesday, May 27. The meetings will start in Springfield at the Community Building from 9 a.m. until …

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    26 May 15
  • Roadwork

    Starting Tuesday, travelers should be aware of land restrictions, reduced speeds and periodic ramp closures on Interstate 90 between Sherburn and Round Lake in southwest Minnesota. MnDOT says the $36 million dollar project involving concrete …

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    26 May 15
  • DistractedDriving2

    Authorities are looking into the possibility that an SUV driver involved in a crash that killed two people on a motorcycle in April could have been distracted by a cell phone. The state patrol says …

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    25 May 15
  • Smokes for less

    Mankato tobacco shop owner Omar Wazwaz will continue to operate his store through the end of the month after he appealed the city council decision to suspend his tobacco license following federal charges that he …

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    25 May 15
  • Top100_2015

    Two cities in the region were placed in the top 100 towns to raise a family by Niche, a Pittsburgh company that collects and analyzes data. New Prague was ranked number 54 and North Mankato …

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    25 May 15
  • Detour

    Motorists can expect a detour on Highway 60 from Mountain Lake and Butterfield beginning June 1 for about two months. The detour consists of Cottonwood County Roads 1 and 16 and Watonwan County Roads 10 …

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    25 May 15