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  • Distracted Driving

    The Minnesota Department of Public Safety has released the results of its distracted driving campaign. More than 300 agencies across the state participated in extra enforcement of anti-texting laws from April 11-17. Police officers, sheriff’s …

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    28 Apr 16
  • CADA

    Brown County Commissioners recently approved an agreement with the Committee Against Domestic Abuse to open an office where parents can have supervised visit with their children and also a neutral place to exchange children. Brown …

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    28 Apr 16
  • Brown County Habitat for Humanity

    A New Ulm family of 3 was given the keys to their new home in a dedication ceremony Tuesday evenign. Brown County Habitat for Humanity dedicated their 10th house and 2nd that was built in …

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    28 Apr 16
  • Fort Ridgley golf course

    A meeting is taking place at the Capital in St. Paul to try to save the golf course at Fort Ridgely State Park near Fairfax.  Friends of Fort Ridgely board member Randy Krzmarzick says a …

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    27 Apr 16
  • arrestw

    Two people have been charged stemming from the fight at a pick-up soccer game at Land of Memories Park in Mankato over the weekend.  San Juana Garcia of Montgomery was charged Tuesday with felony second-degree …

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    27 Apr 16
  • Police lights

    Crashes at intersections and leaving traffic lanes remain a top cause of fatal and serious crashes in south-Central Minnesota.  There was a spike in fatalities last year but serious injury crashes have been on a …

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    27 Apr 16
  • Dietches-planting-beans-2-300x170

    Many farmers across Minnesota have gotten an early start on planting this spring due to the warmer weather.  The U.S Department of Agriculture estimates that the state’s corn planting is about 45-percent complete and it …

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    27 Apr 16
  • Ambulance

    A 68-year-old Butterfield man suffered life threatening injuries in a farm accident Tuesday afternoon in Long Lake Township in Watonwan County.  Officials say he fell in a grain truck and was trapped and they say …

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    27 Apr 16