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  • NordicStormRegionalWinners2014

    A high school robotics team made up of students from Lake Crystal, Mankato, and St. Peter is heading to the national championship in St. Louis, Missouri this week. The Nordic Storm team consists of 19 …

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    22 Apr 14
  • KatoEntertainmentCenter

    One person is dead and three others injured after gunfire broke out in the parking lot of the Kato Entertainment Center early Sunday morning. The shooting happened at just before 2am as an event inside …

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    21 Apr 14
  • CapsizedCanoe

    A 39-year-old Madison Lake man was killed Saturday night when a canoe capsized on Madison Lake. The Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office says that 30-year-old Michael Grissom of Madison Lake was able to swim to …

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    21 Apr 14
  • MNSecurityHospital

    Authorities spent the weekend searching for a person missing from the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter. The adult male was reportedly issued a day pass on Friday, but didn’t return to the facility. The …

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    21 Apr 14
  • Tornado

    This is Severe Weather Awareness Week in Minnesota. Emergency management officials say that being prepared and staying alert is the key in planning for severe weather events such as tornadoes, lightning, flash floods, wind, hail, …

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    21 Apr 14
  • FirePrevention

    Governor Dayton has declared this Wildfire Prevention Week in Minnesota to increase awareness of outdoor fire hazards. The DNR Interagency Fire Center’s Jean Goad says that grasses and brush can easily catch fire this time …

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    21 Apr 14
  • Train

    A key railroad oversight board has directed two major rail companies to take steps to address the problem of poor rail service affecting Minnesota farmers.  The Surface Transportation Board has directed Canadian Pacific Railway Company …

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    21 Apr 14
  • CedarMt

    A pair of public meetings are being held this week to give residents of the Cedar Mountain School District an opportunity to learn more about an upcoming Bond Referendum. The $7.7-million bond would be used …

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    21 Apr 14