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  • Gun

    A 17-year-old boy is facing attempted murder charges after being arrested this week in connection with homemade bombs found on the playground of a Waseca elementary school in March. John David LaDue of Waseca was …

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    02 May 14
  • WalMartEvacuation

    A 59-year-old Gaylord woman was charged with gross misdemeanor theft in Brown County Court this week for allegedly shoplifting over $700 worth of merchandise from the New Ulm Wal-Mart. Louanne Marie Bunker is accused of …

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    02 May 14
  • DroughtMap4.29.14

    The heavy rain and even snow that has covered much of Minnesota for the past several days hasn’t quite made the drought go away. The updated US Drought Monitor map released Thursday shows that the …

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    02 May 14
  • Franken

    Lawmakers with the US Senate Energy Committee convened a hearing Thursday to investigate the causes of this winter’s propane shortages.  Minnesota Senator Al Franken says it was caused by a “Confluence of events.” Minnesota turkey …

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    02 May 14
  • Corsages

    The High School prom season continues this weekend, with a total of 9 area school districts holding their formal dances. Local schools with Prom taking place on Saturday include: Belle Plaine, Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart, Central, Comfrey, …

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    02 May 14
  • Crash2

    A 78-year-old woman from Iowa was injured in a collision with a semi-truck on Highway 15 near Madelia Wednesday afternoon. Agnes Hartman of Crystal Lake, Iowa was driving a GMC Terrain SUV southbound on 15 …

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    01 May 14
  • Fire

    Firefighters in St. Peter were called out to a house fire at the Green Valley Mobile Home Park in St. Peter Wednesday afternoon. The fire was reported at about 2:45pm. Fire crews spent about 15 …

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    01 May 14
  • HartleyElementary

    A 17-year-old boy was arrested this week in connection with several homemade explosive devices that had been found on the playground of a Waseca elementary school in March. One device was found in a stuffed …

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    01 May 14