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  • Windom authorities

    A standoff in Windom Monday ended with a tactical team entered a house shortly after 12:30 p.m. and found a man dead. The standoff began just before 8:30 a.m. when authorities were called to a …

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    09 Feb 16
  • theft

    A North Mankato man has been accused of stealing TVs from stores. Thirty-six-year-old Ronald Volk was charged with theft in Blue Earth County and Brown County after Mankato’s Sams Club and New Ulm’s Walmart each …

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    09 Feb 16
  • Students in classroom

    New Flexible Learning Days that allow students to get their required assignments done through online course management systems is changing the dynamic of snow days. A flexible learning day counts as a full school day …

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    09 Feb 16
  • Sleepy eye Fishing Derby

    The Sleepy Eye Fishing Derby held Sunday had 650 registered anglers and as many as 1300 people on Sleepy Eye Lake. The overall winner of the contest was Brandon Eckstein with a 14-pound Northern. Second …

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    09 Feb 16
  • winter storm

    Roads are reopened this morning as strong winds are subsiding from a storm front that moved through the area Sunday night into Monday night. Interstate 90 and several other state highways were closed Monday as …

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    09 Feb 16
  • winter storm

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation offices in Windom and Mankato continue to warn motorists travel is not advised on highways that are not closed. Road closures include Interstate 90 from Worthington to Fairmont, Highway 60 …

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    08 Feb 16
  • Windom authorities

    This morning (Monday) Windom Police Officers were seen with drawn assault rifles at the corner of 8th Street and 3rd Avenue in Windom. Authorities had the area of the 700 block of 3rd Avenue in …

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    08 Feb 16
  • MnDotLogow

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation offices of Mankato and Windom and the state patrol are continuing to advise no travel in southern Minnesota due to blizzard conditions and near zero visibility at times. At 9:30 …

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    08 Feb 16