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  • Snowstorm

    Governor Dayton has issued a retroactive executive order authorizing the use of the National Guard Armory in Olivia as shelter after some stranded motorists had to stay there during Sunday night’s blizzard. Dayton issued the …

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    12 Dec 12
  • NicolletCounty

    The Nicollet County Board on Tuesday approved a property tax levy for 2013 that is a 3% increase over this year. The county’s $32.3-million budget for next year is a more-than 8% increase over 2012′s …

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    12 Dec 12
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    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the Month of December is Rick Maurer of Morgan. Rick was instrumental in raising the money and organizing the help to rebuild the Cedar Mountain Football field, and put in a …

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    12 Dec 12
  • Crash2

    A North Mankato man was killed in a head-on collision with a semi-truck on Highway 169 Monday afternoon. The crash occurred just north of Highway 14 at around 4pm. 63-year-old James Hughes was driving a …

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    11 Dec 12
  • MattShetka1

    Students and staff at New Prague Area Schools are mourning the death of a popular teacher and coach. Fifty-four-year-old Matt Shetka died Sunday of an apparent heart attack while shoveling snow at his home. The …

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    11 Dec 12
  • MarkChalin

    A St. James man accused of having sex while driving and causing the death of 2 women has been sentenced to over 4 years in prison. The fatal crash occurred in August of 2011. 24-year-old …

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    11 Dec 12
  • JudieKotek

    A 42-year-old Medford woman faces multiple felony charges for allegedly burglarizing a Waseca home over the weekend. Judie Lynn Kotek was taken into custody after reportedly fleeing from the shotgun-wielding homeowner and being chased, and …

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    11 Dec 12
  • Snowplow2

    As the cleanup from the weekend’s snowstorm continues, the Minnesota Department of Transportation reminds motorists to drive according to conditions. Heavy snow compaction and ice are continuing to make travel difficult in some locations, and …

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    11 Dec 12