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  • Spring Storm

    The state Department of Public Safety is asking FEMA to assess the damage from recent ice and snow storms in southwestern Minnesota. The request includes preliminary damage assessments for public assistance in Cottonwood, Jackson, Murray, …

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    18 Apr 13
  • Odometer

    A trial date has been set for a Janesville car dealer accused of rolling back car odometers to illegally increase the value of the vehicles. 60-year-old Jeff Hagen of “Jeff’s Auto Body” in Janesville would …

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    18 Apr 13
  • Dollars

    Minnesota lawmakers are brushing off an effort by agricultural groups to avoid a legislative audit. Lawmakers on the board that sets the auditor’s agenda say they heard from agricultural commodity councils who wanted off a …

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    18 Apr 13
  • TaxCollector

    Today (THU) is Tax Freedom Day – the day that Americans will have earned enough money to pay this year’s tax obligations at the federal, state, and local levels. Both higher federal taxes and rebounding …

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    18 Apr 13
  • RonaldWenisch

    A 22-year-old Springfield man accused of attacking a woman with a sword has been ordered to undergo a psychiatric evaluation. Ronald Richard Wenisch has reportedly admitted to kicking in the front door of a residence …

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    17 Apr 13
  • ElRodeoFire

    A restaurant in Trimont was destroyed by a fire on Tuesday. Firefighters were called out to the El Rodeo Restaurant and Bar at just after 3am Tuesday, and were on the scene for around 10 …

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    17 Apr 13
  • BankRobbery

    A 26-year-old woman from Washington will spend a year-and-a-half in federal prison for driving the getaway car in a bank robbery in Hutchinson last summer. Erica Lee Reeves was sentenced Tuesday after pleading guilty to …

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    17 Apr 13
  • NUCityCouncil2

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday agreed to move forward with a proposal to sell the electronic Marktplatz Mall sign in the city hall parking lot. The sign has not been operational for over …

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    17 Apr 13