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  • LottoBalls

    There were no winning tickets sold in Saturday night’s Powerball lottery drawing, so the jackpot is continuing to grow. The pot for Saturday was an estimated $253-million, and now Wednesday night’s jackpot is slated to …

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    14 Aug 12
  • Cattle

    Authorities are continuing to advise caution to motorists driving near LeCenter after several cattle remain on the loose after more than a week. Around 40 of the animals escaped from a fenced area east of …

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    14 Aug 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    New Ulm District 88 School Board Incumbent Patricia Hoffman filed for re-election on Monday. She has served 4 years on the school board, and is the only incumbent to have filed. Jill Hulke of Courtland …

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    14 Aug 12
  • Train

    A 21 year-old man was hit and killed by a freight train early Saturday morning while trying to cross tracks in Meeker County. Nicholas L. Phillipp of Eden Valley reportedly tried to cross the tracks …

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    13 Aug 12
  • KneeBoarding

    An 8-year-old Willmar boy was struck by a boat near the south shore of Big Kandiyohi Lake Saturday afternoon. Emergency personnel arrived on the scene at around 4pm, where they attended to the boy who …

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    13 Aug 12
  • Vote

    It’s the final full day of campaigning before Tuesday’s primary election. In southern Minnesota’s First Congressional District, Republicans Mike Parry and Al Quist are both vying to be the one to carry the GOP banner …

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    13 Aug 12
  • Detours

    Motorists travelling on Highway 19 from Highway 169 to Henderson will encounter a detour this week as bridge repair work is being conducted. A Minnesota Department of Transportation bridge crew will be repairing an approach …

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    13 Aug 12
  • DentalCare

    Minnesota dentists will provide free care to as many as 2,000 people at a mass clinic in Mankato this coming Friday and Saturday. The 2-day clinic at the Verizon Wireless Center is open to adults …

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    13 Aug 12