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  • BrownCountyCourthousew

    A growth in methamphetamine cases is one reason that has prompted the Brown County Attorney’s office to add another assistant county attorney in July.  When Brown County Attorney Chuck Hansen took office last year, he …

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    29 May 16
  • Police line

    The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an incident that occurred early Friday morning.  Authorities responded to a single-vehicle accident around 4 AM Friday near Clear Lake.  When authorities arrived, they discovered an abandoned pickup …

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    29 May 16
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    The state patrol has released the name of the person who was killed on Highway 99 near Le Sueur County Road 140 Friday night around 9:15. 21-year-old Alison E. Mackie of Winthrop was killed when …

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    28 May 16
  • fatal  car crashw

    The state patrol is investigating a fatal car accident that took place Friday night around 9:15 p.m. on Highway 99 near Le Sueur County Road 140. The state patrol says a 2000 Volkswagon was traveling …

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    28 May 16
  • RedwoodFalls-GolfClub

    The Redwood Falls Police Department is currently investigating criminal damage at the Redwood Falls Golf Course. According to the criminal complain, sometime during the early morning hours of May 22 a group of individuals damaged …

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    28 May 16
  • Nelson Farm

    A farm near Litchfield popular with school groups is being linked to multiple cases of diarrhea. The Minnesota Department of Health says it is investigating the outbreak associated with visiting the Nelson farm. Over 10 …

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    28 May 16
  • veteran memorial service

    After 72 years, a Willmar Navy veteran killed in action on D-Day in 1944 is home. Up until recently, John Anderson’s body was buried in an unidentified grave in France. DNA testing confirmed his identity …

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    28 May 16
  • Record-breakers

    A GFW student has been close to breaking the school record in the 800-meter run several times this track season. Samuel Stresemann finally accomplished that feat in Sleepy Eye May 16. He finished the race …

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    28 May 16