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  • GrainElevatorExplosion

    A Lamberton-area man underwent surgery this week after being severely burned in the August 6th explosion at the CHS grain bin in Tracy. Doug Timm suffered burns on 40% of his body when the elevator …

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    16 Aug 12
  • DakotaWarSiegeOfNewUlm

    Saturday marks the 150th anniversary of the outbreak of the US-Dakota War of 1862 in southern Minnesota, and numerous events are commemorating the conflict. In Brown County, new historical markers will be dedicated this weekend …

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    16 Aug 12
  • Fair

    It’s the last week of county fairs in the KNUJ area, with 3 more fairs now underway! There’s the Martin County Fair in Fairmont, the McLeod County Fair in Hutchinson, and the Renville County Fair …

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    16 Aug 12
  • Vote

    Voters headed to the polls on Tuesday for Minnesota’s Primary Elections, although not in that great of numbers. Statewide voter turnout was at around 15% for the Primary. In Brown County it was at 10.69%. …

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    15 Aug 12
  • TruckCrash

    An Elk River man is in Critical condition after a rollover accident in Hutchinson Tuesday night. It happened at just before 8:30 on Highway 7. 34-year-old David Hoke was passing a corn truck in his …

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    15 Aug 12
  • CriminalSex

    A 20-year-old Sleepy Eye man has been charged with 3rd-degree criminal sexual conduct in Nicollet County over allegations that he raped an underage girl. Justin Wayne Karstens was reportedly a guest in the girl’s North …

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    15 Aug 12
  • Burglar1

    The Gaylord Police Department is offering a reward for information on a residential burglary that involved the death of the family’s dog. The burglary of the garage at the Kranz residence on Second Street in …

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    15 Aug 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Tuesday approved the resignations of 9 district employees, including Washington Elementary Principal and District Technology Director Bill Sprung. District 88 Superintendent Harold Remme says that the Principal …

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    15 Aug 12