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  • State security hospital

    Two individuals housed at the St. Peter Security Hospital have been charged in assaults at the hospital.  23-year-old Leon Onyango Opiacha who was involved in three separate incidents over three months has been charged in …

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    07 Feb 16
  • Six injured near Windom

    Six people were injured in a rear-end accident near Windom Friday morning.  The state patrol says Melissa Shrieves of Sioux Falls was driving eastbound on Highway 60, lost control and crossed the center line striking …

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    07 Feb 16
  • winter storm

    Another blizzard warning will go into effect today (Sunday) at 4 pm.  Conditions are expected to deteriorate later today as snow and very high winds will combine to cause white out conditions and hazardous travel …

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    07 Feb 16
  • Madelia fire2

    Governor Mark Dayton and a group of local, state and U.S. lawmakers made a stop in Madelia Friday to show the community support and get a first-hand look at the destruction. Senator Julie Rosen says …

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    06 Feb 16
  • Jeffers

    The Red Rock Central School Board called a special meeting Monday to decide the fate of the Jeffers School building. Superintendent Bruce Olson says the decision was not an easy one. On a vote of …

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    06 Feb 16
  • jail cell

    A 22-year-old St. Michael man who admitted to killing his father and his brother was sentenced Friday in Wright County District Court to 61 years in prison. In December Christopher Besser pleaded guilty to the …

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    06 Feb 16
  • Gwen Butcher

    Gwen Butcher of rural Hutchinson was sentenced Thursday in Wright County District Court for her part in aiding convicted murderer Robert Nuttall by withholding information about his role in the death of an Annandale man. …

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    06 Feb 16
  • Land of 10 thousand stories

    Babe Ruth played a barnstorming game in Sleepy Eye on October 16, 1922. It has become somewhat of an obsession for three Sleepy Eye men to research that day and hold celebrations in remembrance of …

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    06 Feb 16