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  • Traveling Tribute Veterans Wall

    The American Veterans Traveling Tribute wall is the cornerstone feature at the Veterans Appreciation Event being held at the Watonwan County Fairgrounds in St. James this weekend. Chairperson of Beyond the Yellow Ribbon of Watonwan …

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    21 Aug 15
  • grocery store

    When an 18-year-old St. Cloud woman began her summer job at Lunds and Byerlys in St. Cloud she was nervous. In late June Lauren Gilson was talked into competing in the store’s Best Bagger competition …

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    21 Aug 15
  • murder-investigation

    The Ramsey County Medical Examiner has ruled the death of a Brewster woman a murder. Nobles County Sheriff Ken Wikening says 40-year-old Janette Pigman-Kruse was killed by a shotgun wound to the chest early Wednesday …

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    20 Aug 15
  • criminal charges

    A Bloomington man has been sentenced to one year in jail immediately and the rest of the time on each anniversary of the death of 34-year-old Erin Randall, a native of Le Sueur, through 2020. …

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    20 Aug 15
  • Minnesota Sex Offender Treatment program

    Attorneys for more than 700 sex offenders committed to the state’s secure treatment program have proposed a list of program changes to a judge who declared the Minnesota Sex Offender program unconstitutional. At the top …

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    20 Aug 15
  • MN Supreme Court

    One month after the state Court of Appeals overturned the expulsion of a United South Central student the school district has asked the Minnesota Supreme Court to review the decision. Alyssa Drescher was expelled for …

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    20 Aug 15
  • UFC

    United Farmers Cooperative of Winthrop has prospered and grown throughout its 100-year history. To celebrate its success events are planned for a century celebration. Patrons will be treated to a pork chop dinner and entertainment …

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    20 Aug 15
  • Mosquito

    The first human cases of West Nile virus have appeared in Minnesota this summer. The Minnesota Department of Health says West Nile was found in four Minnesota residents who donated blood recently. West Nile virus …

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    19 Aug 15