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  • Train

    A person was hit by a train on Sunday in New Ulm. The incident occurred at about 5:15pm at the railroad crossing with 20th North Street. Witnesses at the scene reportedly saw the victim lying …

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    11 Jun 12
  • Drowning

    A Mankato man died Saturday evening in an apparent drowning at Hiniker’s Pond in Mankato. Authorities say that 23-year-old Madi Omot Nyigow was swimming with friends at around 6:45pm when he disappeared in the water …

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    11 Jun 12
  • Arson

    A 19-year-old Fairmont man has been charged with 1st-degree arson for allegedly starting a fire at Fairmont’s Lincoln School in April. Timothy Jude Brickner is accused of lighting the curtains of the stage at the …

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    11 Jun 12
  • MIC

    The 55th annual Minnesota Inventors Congress Invention Show is taking place this weekend in the city of Redwood Falls. It’s happening through Sunday at the Redwood Area Community Center. Along with invention displays, the Minnesota …

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    09 Jun 12
  • GFW

    Local-area high school graduations wrap up this weekend with GFW High School holding a commencement ceremony on Sunday. A total of 64 Thunderbirds are graduating this year. The ceremony begins at 2pm Sunday at the …

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    09 Jun 12
  • MotorcycleCrash

    A 21-year-old Arlington woman critically injured in a motorcycle pile-up on Highway 169 last Saturday is slowly recovering. Four motorcycles carrying 8 people were taking the Highway 14 ramp onto 169 southbound in Mankato when …

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    09 Jun 12
  • Explosion

    A house explosion in southern Minnesota has severely injured a 75-year-old man. The explosion occurred Friday afternoon about a mile north of Freeborn, and Ralph William Yotter was flown to North Memorial Medical Center in …

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    09 Jun 12
  • CarVsSemi

    Two people were injured when a car collided with a semi-truck on Highway 212 near Stewart Friday afternoon. It happened at just before 5pm about a mile west of Stewart. 28-year-old Logan Bellon of Hutchinson …

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    09 Jun 12