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  • HeadOnCollision

    A 68-year-old Windom man is dead after the vehicle he was driving struck a semi on Highway 60 Friday afternoon. Roger T. Richardson was traveling east on Highway 60 when he collided with a truck …

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    02 May 15
  • Burglary

    Two men arrested after butt-dialing authorities as they were committing a burglary have reached plea deals. Thirty year old Kyle Scott James of Mankato pleaded guilty to one felony count of burglary at a court …

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    02 May 15
  • MarijuanaLeaves

    The Carver County Sheriff’s Office says it inadvertently destroyed 21 pounds of marijuana in its property room. The situation led Carver County to inventory all 16,000 items in its property rooms at the law enforcement …

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    01 May 15
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    Phillip Nelson will resume his football career. Nelson hasn’t played since 2013 when he left the Gophers and transferred to Rutgers. Rutgers released him after he was charged last year in the altercation with Isaac …

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    01 May 15
  • Denny Warta

    Denny Warta was named Tourism Person of the Year Thursday afternoon by the New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce. In the past 60 years, Warta has hosted hundreds of visitors to the community. Warta says …

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    01 May 15
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    Minnesota State University Mankato plans to offer courses teaching the Dakota language. The courses will begin this fall. MSU is only the second institution in the state to offer the language. The course will be …

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    01 May 15
  • Joh Lind House

    A painting of the SS Governor John Lind steamship has found its way back home. Members of the Lind House Association gathered Thursday to accept the painting from Kramer Gallery of St. Paul. In 2011 …

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    01 May 15
  • Hog barn fire by Hector

    A hog barn fire Wednesday afternoon in rural Hector resulted in the loss of the building and about 2,000 animals. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a call reporting the fire on County Road 16 …

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    30 Apr 15