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  • FirePrevention

    It’s Fire Prevention Week, and KNUJ continues broadcasts from local area fire departments throughout the week. Later today (MON) KNUJ News Director Mike Lemmer will be meeting with Gaylord Firefighters. On Wednesday, Todd Olson will …

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    10 Oct 11
  • Firetruck

    A total of 5 firefighters from Green Isle were injured Sunday morning when their fire truck left the road and rolled in rural Sibley County. It happened at about 8:40am at the intersection of Sibley …

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    10 Oct 11
  • w14-thumb

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation on Friday announced that the first step of expanding Highway 14 from North Mankato to New Ulm will be completed as scheduled over the next 2 years, but will be …

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    08 Oct 11
  • RapidanDam

    Blue Earth County is expecting to spend around a million dollars on repairs to the Rapidan Dam this fall. The repairs are intended to solve a long-term erosion problem as well as repair the damage …

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    08 Oct 11
  • FieldFire

    Firefighters from across Brown County battled a total of 3 field fires Friday afternoon. The fires kept crews from Sleepy Eye, Springfield and New Ulm busy throughout the afternoon as the dry conditions and high …

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    08 Oct 11
  • Parry1

    A state senator from Waseca has announced that he will be running against Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz next year. Republican Mike Parry is in his first full term as a state senator. He came …

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    08 Oct 11
  • Fire2

    A home in Lake Crystal was destroyed by a fire overnight Thursday. The blaze at the Van Rooyen home on 185th street southwest of Lake Crystal was reported at around 11:30 Thursday night. It is …

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    08 Oct 11
  • Detour

    A portion of Highway 169 south of Mankato closed down by a sinkhole on Thursday has been reopened to traffic. The southbound lanes of 169 had still been closed early Friday morning after the hole …

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    08 Oct 11