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  • First baby

    Mankato’s first baby of 2018 arrived Monday morning. Angel David was born at 6:35 a.m. New Year’s Day to Juana and Ramiro of Butterfield. Angel was supposed to be born January 4th, but arrived a …

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    02 Jan 18
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    Two burglary suspects are in custody after a home security alert notified the homeowner that a vehicle was in the driveway of his rural home while his 12-year-old son was home alone. The homeowner hopped …

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    30 Dec 17
  • Northrop elevator fire1

    riday morning at 5 a.m. the Martin County Sheriff’s Office and Truman Police Department responded to the report of a fire at the grain elevator in Northrop. This was following an explosion the day before …

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    30 Dec 17
  • Firefighters

    Mayer Fire Department Captain Jeff Vollmer suffered an apparent heart attack on December 19 following a training exercise. The 40-year-old veteran firefighter died at his home in the early hours. Due to the hands-on nature …

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    30 Dec 17
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    Authorities in Redwood County are investigating the death of a 27-year-old Worthington woman. Police responded to a report of an unresponsive person at Jackpot Junction Casino around 3 a.m. Tuesday morning. Authorities say Jeanne Bounchanh …

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    30 Dec 17
  • Grain Belt sign_night

    After sitting in the dark for the past 15 years, the iconic Grain Belt sign in Minneapolis will once again shine brightly thanks to New Ulm’s Schell’s Brewery. The brewery owns and has brewed the …

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    30 Dec 17
  • fatal  car crashw

    A Glencoe man was killed in a Christmas day crash. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says it happened just after 4:30 Monday evening southwest of Lester Prairie. The sheriff’s office says a van driven by …

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    27 Dec 17
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    A man allegedly caused another man to become unconscious at a Gaylord bar Christmas Eve. 41-year-old Pedro Valle-Trejo was charged Tuesday in Sibley County District Court with felony and misdemeanor counts of assault and disorderly …

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    27 Dec 17