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  • ChalkOutline

    The death of a 79-year-old church volunteer in her home near Willmar is being treated as a homicide. Kandiyohi County authorities had been asked to check on the welfare of Lila Warwick Monday evening, and …

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    31 Jul 13
  • CarChase2

    A Mankato man was taken into custody after a brief car chase with authorities Monday evening. 33-year-old Preston Michael Overton had allegedly been choking a woman in the parking lot of the Burger King restaurant …

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    31 Jul 13
  • EBT card

    A New Ulm woman was sentenced to 2 years of probation and 25 hours of community service in Brown County Court on Monday for using her son’s food stamp EBT card without permission. 51-year-old Maria …

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    31 Jul 13
  • RoadClosed

    The start of a major road construction project on Highway 5 from Arlington to Green Isle scheduled to get underway this week has been delayed by 2 weeks. The $5-million project is now set to …

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    31 Jul 13
  • Fire

    A resident of a St. Peter apartment complex was hospitalized early Monday morning after a fire broke out in her bedroom. The fire at Fairview Apartments on Nichols Court in St. Peter broke out at …

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    30 Jul 13
  • Crash

    The Renville County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a Hit & Run accident that occurred Monday afternoon in rural Renville County. It happened at around 3pm at the intersection of County Roads 11 and 24. Authorities …

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    30 Jul 13
  • PaulWickenhauser

    A 22-year-old Cokato man facing over a dozen felony charges for a car crash that killed 3 people last year avoided a jury trial this week by pleading guilty to 3 counts of criminal vehicular …

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    30 Jul 13
  • RiverSearch

    The search continues for a kayaker who went missing on the Minnesota River near Courtland over a month ago, and authorities expect to begin ground searches this coming weekend. 51-year-old Stephen Fritze of Watertown, South …

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    30 Jul 13