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  • CreditCardSwipe

    The credit and debit card data breach at Target was the result of a vendor’s credentials being stolen electronically.  Target officials made the revelation on Wednesday, but have not identified the vendor or what credentials …

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    30 Jan 14
  • SnowDay

    Students across the local area have missed several days of school this winter, with the weather causing late starts and cancellations on numerous occasions, but some school districts are now planning on making those days …

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    30 Jan 14
  • Snowstorm

    Authorities have released the name of the 55-year-old rural Stewart man found dead Monday morning after his vehicle was stranded in the blizzard Sunday night. Garry Allen Kontz hadn’t been heard from since 11pm Sunday. …

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    29 Jan 14
  • Firefighters

    Firefighters battled a barn fire in Sibley County Tuesday morning. The fire in the barn off of County Road 12 in rural Henderson was reported at just before 11am, and the Henderson, Green Isle and …

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    29 Jan 14
  • CrackedIce

    Officials are urging safety on the ice after an ice fisherman died of hypothermia and accidental drowning in the Minnesota River last week. No ice is ever 100% safe, and even when it’s cold, it’s …

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    29 Jan 14
  • Dollars

    The credit and debit card security breach at Target over the holiday season has resulted in banks replacing 15.3-million cards so far.  The number was released by the Consumer Bankers Association on Tuesday, noting it’s …

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    29 Jan 14
  • BridgetteKennedy

    Nicollet County Auditor/Treasurer Bridgette Kennedy announced her retirement on Tuesday. Her last day on the job will be February 14th. Kennedy has spent more than 4 decades in the Nicollet County Auditor-Treasurer office, including nearly …

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    29 Jan 14
  • Snowstorm

    A 55-year-old Stewart man was found dead Monday morning after getting his vehicle stuck south of Stewart Sunday night. The man’s name has not been released at this time, but authorities say he hadn’t been …

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    28 Jan 14