Local News
  • ATV

    A man who died in Stearns County over the weekend after he lost control of his all-terrain vehicle has been identified as a 19-year-old Avon man. Daniel Nierenhausen died of the injuries he suffered when …

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    11 Apr 12
  • Books

    The Brown County Historical Society holds it’s annual Book Sale later this week. Spokesperson Mary Ann Zins says the Book Sale takes place from 9 to 6 on Friday and 9 to 2 Saturday at …

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    10 Apr 12
  • Knowledge Bowl Teams To State

    Several local-area high school Knowledge Bowl teams will be competing in the state championship later this week, including the Minnesota Valley Lutheran Onyx Team, which won the Regional competition last month. This will be the …

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    10 Apr 12
  • Crops

    Small grain planting is advancing at a strong pace in Minnesota, aided by last week’s warm, dry weather. The USDA in its weekly crop weather report for Minnesota released Monday said that spring wheat advanced …

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    10 Apr 12
  • Walz1

    Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz is optimistic that the Veterans Skills to Jobs Act will be passed this year. The bill would help veterans use the skills they learned in the military to find employment …

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    10 Apr 12
  • CarCrash

    A Walnut Grove woman was injured in a car crash on Highway 68 east of Milroy Monday evening. 55-year-old Sandra Hancock was driving a Saturn Vue eastbound on 68 when a westbound Chevy Silverado went …

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    10 Apr 12
  • Vote

    The Special Election to fill the District 20 state Senate seat formerly held by the late Senator Gary Kubly is taking place today (TUE). The 3 candidates appearing on the ballot include Democratic State Representative …

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    10 Apr 12
  • EmployeeTheft

    A 65-year-old Jackson woman has been charged with embezzlement in federal court for allegedly stealing around $108,000 from a bank in Mankato. The US Department of Justice has accused Carolyn Faye Hampel of diverting money …

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    10 Apr 12