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  • MinnesotaRiver

    The Minnesota River Congress met Thursday at Turner Hall in New Ulm for the third annual networking and Minnesota River Improvement movement. Event organizer Scott Sparlin says the meeting was geared towards the creation of …

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    17 Apr 15
  • Fire-Grass

    Governor Mark Dayton is authorizing the Minnesota National Guard to help fight wildfires in the state. On Wednesday Dayton signed an executive order to provide emergency assistance to the Minnesota Interagency Fire Center. In his …

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    16 Apr 15
  • Tornado

    Tornados are the fucus today for Severe Weather Awareness Week. Statewide drills are set to run at 1:45 this afternoon and 6:55 this evening. Joe Kelly with the Minnesota Department of Homeland Security and Emergency …

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    16 Apr 15
  • SpringPlanting

    There is some planting that is being done across southern Minnesota. Ag Extension Educator Christian Lillienthal with the Nicollet County Extension office says even though it’s been cool and dry, there are a couple of …

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    16 Apr 15
  • Brown_trout

    The Minnesota DNR stocked a number of area creeks this week in preparation for the stream trout fishing opener set for Saturday. Fort Ridgley Creek in Renville County, Rasmey Creek in Redwood County and Spring …

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    16 Apr 15
  • Sibley Park Zoo

    The summer residents at Sibley Park Zoo in Mankato have returned. The zoo welcomed sheep, ponies and alpacas Wednesday. Over the next few weeks the park expects to have more than 30 different species of …

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    16 Apr 15
  • RedCross

    The American Red Cross Bloodmobile has a couple of stops in the area today (Wednesday).  It will be at the Brownton Community Center and also at the Nicollet American Legion from 1 – 7.  Thursday, …

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    15 Apr 15
  • Arlington

    The Arbor Day Foundation has designated the city of Arlington as a Tree City USA for the 7th year in a row.  City Administrator Liza Donabauer says city staff attend tree-related classes and the city …

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    15 Apr 15