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    16 Sep 17
  • Juan Lamas Junior

    A 21-year-old man who drove into a crowd of people early Sunday morning in Mankato injuring six is charged with 13 crimes. Juan Carlos Lamas Junior had slurred speech and bloodshot eyes when he was …

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    15 Sep 17
  • Kevin Chen

    A 2017 Fairmont High School graduate and first-year freshman at Minnesota State University Mankato was one of the severely injured when a man drove into a crowd of people early Sunday morning in a Mankato …

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    15 Sep 17
  • David Allen Pettersen

    The Madelia man who shot and killed a teenage trespasser as he was fleeing from his home is out of jail. David Pettersen was released earlier this week after serving two-thirds of his 90 day …

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    15 Sep 17
  • smog

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air quality warning for southern Minnesota from noon until 8 p.m. today due to ozone pollution. The region’s air quality index is expected to climb to unhealthy …

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    15 Sep 17
  • Michael McLaughlin

    This month’s KNUJ Hometown Hero of the Month is a veteran who has been recognized for making outstanding contributions to his community. Michael McLaughlin of Mankato was recently awarded the 2017 Voices on the Rise …

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    15 Sep 17
  • fatal  car crash

    A 38-year-old Gibbon man is dead following a one-vehicle crash in Sibley County. Authorities responded to the scene near the intersection of Ely Street and Highway 19 in Gibbon Monday morning around 11. Police say …

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    12 Sep 17
  • Juan Lamas Junior

    Authorities say the intoxicated driver who intentionally drove into a group of people early Sunday morning in Mankato was involved in a fight over drugs. Six people were injured when they were struck by a …

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    12 Sep 17