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  • Franken

    Lawmakers with the US Senate Energy Committee convened a hearing Thursday to investigate the causes of this winter’s propane shortages.  Minnesota Senator Al Franken says it was caused by a “Confluence of events.” Minnesota turkey …

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    02 May 14
  • Corsages

    The High School prom season continues this weekend, with a total of 9 area school districts holding their formal dances. Local schools with Prom taking place on Saturday include: Belle Plaine, Buffalo Lake-Hector-Stewart, Central, Comfrey, …

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    02 May 14
  • Crash2

    A 78-year-old woman from Iowa was injured in a collision with a semi-truck on Highway 15 near Madelia Wednesday afternoon. Agnes Hartman of Crystal Lake, Iowa was driving a GMC Terrain SUV southbound on 15 …

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    01 May 14
  • Fire

    Firefighters in St. Peter were called out to a house fire at the Green Valley Mobile Home Park in St. Peter Wednesday afternoon. The fire was reported at about 2:45pm. Fire crews spent about 15 …

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    01 May 14
  • HartleyElementary

    A 17-year-old boy was arrested this week in connection with several homemade explosive devices that had been found on the playground of a Waseca elementary school in March. One device was found in a stuffed …

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    01 May 14
  • HeroinCash

    Drug task force agents and other local authorities have made several heroin-related arrests in the City of Redwood Falls over the past week. On Tuesday agents with the Brown-Lyon-Redwood-Renville Drug Task Force arrested 2 Morgan …

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    01 May 14
  • Gun

    The Minnesota House has approved a bill that would ban people convicted of certain abuse crimes or subject to restraining orders from possessing guns. The bipartisan bill marks a rare instance where lawmakers are prepared …

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    01 May 14
  • RedwoodFalls

    The City of Redwood Falls officially kicks off a year of Sesquicentennial celebrations on Friday, which has been declared “Founders Day.” Redwood Falls is celebrating the 150th anniversary of its founding with events throughout the …

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    01 May 14