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  • NicolletCandidateForum

    Candidates for the Nicollet County Board took part in a League of Women Voters Candidate Forum in St. Peter Tuesday. Those involved included District 1 and 2 incumbents Marie Dranttel and Jim Stenson, and their …

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    04 Oct 12
  • RedFlag

    The fire danger remains high today (WED) in the majority of the State of Minnesota. The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for much of west-central and southwestern Minnesota starting this afternoon. …

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    03 Oct 12
  • Fire

    A fire along Highway 169 between St. Peter and Mankato Tuesday night led to traffic delays while firefighters extinguished the blaze. Several area fire departments had responded to a car fire on Highway 169, about …

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    03 Oct 12
  • SemiCrashed

    A collision between a semi and a pickup truck on Highway 60 in Cottonwood County Tuesday evening left soybeans spilled across the roadway. It happened at about 7:15pm about 2 miles west of Windom. The …

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    03 Oct 12
  • DrugBustjpg

    Two Redwood County men face felony drug charges in Blue Earth County after a car accident early Sunday morning. 23-year-old Matthew Bennett of Morgan was driving an SUV that police saw back into another vehicle …

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    03 Oct 12
  • Burglary1

    A Windom man faces felony charges in Blue Earth County after allegedly breaking into a business and getting caught in the act over the weekend. A burglar alarm was triggered at the Lloyd Management building …

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    03 Oct 12
  • Mosquito

    Four more cases of West Nile virus have been reported in Minnesota this past week, but the rate of infection is dropping. The latest illnesses mean that so far this year 65 cases have been …

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    03 Oct 12
  • Medal1

    The Brown County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday presented “Citizen Achievement” certificates to 2 men credited with rescuing a man from a burning vehicle Sunday. Nick Rients of rural Comfrey and Stetson Shoen of Springfield were …

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    03 Oct 12