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  • MatthewLindberg2

    A 20-year-old New Ulm man convicted of felony burglary earlier this year is back in jail on a probation violation. Matthew Russell Lindberg was found guilty of 2nd-degree burglary in March for a break-in at …

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    20 May 13
  • ClickItOrTicket1

    A statewide “Click it or Ticket” campaign gets underway today (MON) with extra law enforcement patrols hitting Minnesota’s roadways. The seatbelt enforcement campaign runs through June 2nd. Nearly 400 Minnesota law enforcement agencies will be …

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    20 May 13
  • MNLegislature

    The Legislature has sent Governor Dayton an $11-billion package of spending on health and assistance programs that includes a 5% pay increase for nursing home workers. The Senate passed the Democratic-crafted bill on Saturday afternoon …

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    20 May 13
  • PowerLineHelicopterWork

    Construction crews will be using helicopters to install power lines in the local area this week. The work involves the new CapX-2020 high-voltage lines that have been constructed across the state over the past year. …

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    20 May 13
  • Tractor2

    A 19-year-old woman was injured near Lafayette Thursday afternoon when she was run over by a tractor. The Lafayette Fire Department and Lafayette Ambulance were called out to a farm on 571st Avenue just south …

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    18 May 13
  • Crash

    A Fairmont woman was injured in a car crash on Highway169 in Mankato early this (SAT) morning. 30-year-old Lana Howk was driving a Ford Focus southbound on 169 when she lost control of the vehicle …

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    18 May 13
  • Burglary4

    The Redwood County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a burglary at an ag and mining equipment manufacturing facility in rural Sanborn that occurred this week. The thefts at Straightline of Sanborn took place at some point …

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    18 May 13
  • MNLegislature

    The Minnesota House has defeated an $800-million construction projects bonding bill after it failed to win a needed super-majority. The bill is a rare area where Republican held veto power. Because it involves long-term state …

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    18 May 13