Local News
  • FieldFire

    A combine is being blamed for starting a fire in a Blue Earth County corn field twice on Wednesday. Firefighters from Amboy were called out to the fire in a field off 494th Avenue just …

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    04 Oct 12
  • CornHands

    The Redwood County Sheriff’s office is investigating the theft of several bushels of corn from a farm near Wabasso this week. The crime was reported by Dana Lindeman of Wabasso on Tuesday at around Noon. …

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    04 Oct 12
  • PhoneScam2

    The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office is investigating reports of a phone scam involving supposed delinquent Payday Loans. The nationwide scam involves a caller claiming that the victim owes money on a Payday Loan they have …

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    04 Oct 12
  • Wrobleski3

    The former Olivia man who took part in a weeks-long crime spree in Renville County and the surrounding area last summer reached a plea agreement on Tuesday in Renville County Court. 39-year-old Matthew Wrobleski was …

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    04 Oct 12
  • Cuffs

    An arrest warrant has been issued for a 35-year-old Morton woman after she allegedly took part in a gas drive-off in Mankato. A witness had given authorities the license plate number of an SUV driven …

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    04 Oct 12
  • SchoolBus

    A 72-year-old Blue Earth Area school bus driver faces a 5th-degree assault charge after allegedly slapping a 6-year-old boy. Jane Elizabeth Brooks of Blue Earth had reportedly asked the boy to change seats after he …

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    04 Oct 12
  • 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