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  • TroopsWelcomeHome

    Around 300 Minnesota National Guard soldiers per-day begin arriving at Camp Shelby in Mississippi this week as they prepare to come home. Minnesota National Guard Mobilization Officer Major Gerald Halloran says that nearly 3,000 of …

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    09 Apr 12
  • MysteryTombstone

    Authorities in McLeod County are mystified over a child’s tombstone that was found three years ago and apparently dates back more than a century. Sheriff’s officials have been trying to identify the tombstone, with no …

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    09 Apr 12
  • CarVsTree

    A 21-year-old Freeport man involved in a car crash in Blue Earth County last month has now been charged with criminal vehicular operation. Brant Tyler Johnson was reportedly driving erratically and at a high rate …

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    09 Apr 12
  • LegacyAmendment1

    Dozens of organizations around the state are recording and sharing Minnesota’s story and preserving it for future generations, and Historical and Cultural Heritage Grants, funded by the Legacy Amendment are assisting in that effort. The …

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    09 Apr 12
  • RedFlag

    The fire danger remains high across the majority of Minnesota today (SAT), and a Red Flag Warning will be in effect again through this evening. Nicollet County Sheriff Dave Lange says that with the conditions …

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    07 Apr 12
  • Drought

    It just keeps getting drier in Minnesota — but officials say our situation remains “short-term.” The latest US Drought Monitor shows, with the exception of the far southeastern tip of Minnesota, our state is abnormally …

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    07 Apr 12
  • FieldFire

    The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office is urging residents of the county and surrounding areas to use extreme caution while conducting controlled burns. Fire departments have been dispatched to numerous fires in the last several days …

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    07 Apr 12
  • Elderly Man Lake Rescue

    A 23-year-old man is being called a hero after jumping into an icy lake in Yellow Medicine County this week and rescuing an elderly driver from his sunken pickup. Evan Wintz spotted the sinking pickup …

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    07 Apr 12