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  • Rain

    Many Minnesotans are pleased that the rainy month of April 2014 has come to an end. It was above normal for precipitation, but Assistant State Climatologist Pete Boulay says it was not one of the …

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    02 May 14
  • 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