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  • DaytonDisapproves

    Governor Dayton is planning a trade mission to Germany, Sweden and Norway this coming June. The governor and Minnesota business and trade organization leaders will meet with a range of government and business interests in …

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    01 Feb 13
  • SemiRollover

    A semi-truck was involved in a rollover accident on Highway 4 Wednesday morning. It happened at approximately 5:20am in Renville County. The State Patrol says that 41-year-old Scott Klehr of Paynesville was driving a Kenworth …

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    31 Jan 13
  • ThinIce

    The Brown County Sheriff’s Office has issued a thin ice warning for area lakes. Brown County Sheriff Rich Hoffmann would like to remind residents of the Brown County Ordinance regarding driving on lakes that have …

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    31 Jan 13
  • NorovirusSufferer

    There’s a new strain of an intestinal bug making Minnesotans sick. The new strain of norovirus is called the Sydney Strain, and has arrived in Minnesota. Health officials say norovirus is unpleasant and can be …

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    31 Jan 13
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    The GFW School Board approved a settlement this week in a lawsuit involving issues with the boiler at the district’s Gibbon campus. The settlement calls for MLA Architects and engineering firm Dolejs Associates to pay …

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    31 Jan 13
  • Milk

    Members of the Minnesota Milk Producers visited St. Paul on Wednesday for the annual “Dairy Day At The Capitol.” Local area State Representative Paul Torkelson says that it was an educational day for many Minnesota …

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    31 Jan 13
  • Winterfest2013MedallionFound

    The St. Peter Area Chamber of Commerce has announced that the 2013 Winterfest Medallion has been found. The medallion was found in St. Peter’s McGill Park by Regina “Gigi” Dobosenski of St. Peter and a …

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    31 Jan 13
  • LorenEisenbarth

    A former area school bus driver found guilty of molesting a 5-year-old girl has been sentenced to a year in jail and 10 years of supervised probation for the crime. 64-year-old Loren Patrick Eisenbarth of …

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    30 Jan 13