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  • PaulWickenhauser

    Bail was set at $300,000 on Tuesday for the Cokato man accused of driving drunk and killing three people in a crash near Willmar Friday night. Twenty-one-year-old Paul Wickenhauser is charged with criminal vehicular homicide …

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    22 Aug 12
  • Arlington

    The investigation into the death of a nursing home resident in Arlington last year has been completed. Authorities have determined that the Good Samaritan Society resident was mistakenly left unattended in his bathroom before he …

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    22 Aug 12
  • Meth

    A Gaylord man faces felony drug charges after being pulled over for speeding this weekend. 35-year-old Mitchell Kranz was pulled over by a State Trooper on Highway 111 on Saturday for allegedly going 69 in …

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    22 Aug 12
  • Texting

    A Meadowlands man faces 3 counts of felony terroristic threats in Nicollet County Court for allegedly sending threatening text messages to his children and their mother. 23-year-old James Ferry is accused of sending text messages …

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    22 Aug 12
  • Burglary

    An Amboy man faces felony charges for his alleged involvement in a burglary in Blue Earth County last week. 32-year-old Lucas John Slama made his first appearance in court on Monday, and has been charged …

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    22 Aug 12
  • Highway14RibbonCutting

    A ribbon-cutting ceremony took place Tuesday for a new stretch of four-lane highway in southern Minnesota. The newly-expanded Highway 14 will give drivers a direct route between Owatonna and Mankato. Congressman Tim Walz was among …

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    22 Aug 12
  • Dollars

    A former police officer with the City of Janesville who claimed that she was illegally terminated has received a $400,000 settlement. Betty Price will receive the settlement from the League of Minnesota Cities Insurance Trust, …

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    22 Aug 12
  • Pig1

    The Minnesota Pork Board recently awarded thousand-dollar scholarships to 7 individuals pursuing careers in the pork industry, and 2 of them are from the KNUJ area. Brent Meshke of Lake Crystal, the son of Blake …

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    22 Aug 12