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  • FEMAGrant

    A federal disaster declaration has been issued for 13 Minnesota counties and three tribal nations after preliminary assessments showed recent floods and storms caused more than $108-million in damage. The disaster declaration covers Aitkin, Carlton, …

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    07 Jul 12
  • TallCorn1

    “Knee High By The Fourth Of July” used to be a common saying that helped people gauge how the corn crop was doing. But these days, it’s a poor corn crop that isn’t way past …

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    07 Jul 12
  • HospitalPatient

    A 19-year-old Waseca man critically injured in a diving accident on the 4th of July is reportedly improving. Cooper Tenney suffered serious neck injuries when he dove off a dock into shallow water in Le …

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    07 Jul 12
  • ElbertGreeneJr

    A Prior Lake man has been found guilty of 1st-degree arson in Scott County Court, nearly 8 years after his family’s home was destroyed by a fire. A jury found 48-year-old Elbert Eugene Greene Jr …

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    07 Jul 12
  • MNAmbassadorsOfMusic

    High school students from around the state departed for Europe Friday to spend 16 days traveling 7 different countries with the Minnesota Ambassadors of Music. Several students from the local area are taking part in …

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    07 Jul 12
  • GregoryWard1

    The City of Mankato is getting its first-ever level 3 Predatory Sex Offender when Gregory Eugene Ward moves onto the 1700 Block of North Riverfront Drive. Ward was convicted of molesting a child in Scott …

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    07 Jul 12
  • Scam

    The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office has received a number of reports of county residents receiving mailings claiming they have won a prize in a Foreign Lottery or Contest. The letter reportedly asks the “Winner” to …

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    07 Jul 12
  • GasPumps1

    After a steady drop in the cost of filling up your gas tank in Minnesota, prices at the pump have shot up by more than a dime since Wednesday. We’re now averaging around $3.49 a …

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    06 Jul 12