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  • FirePrevention

    Fire Prevention Week features continue on KNUJ, with local area fire departments giving us tips on keeping your family safe. The fire prevention tips most often reiterated are having an escape plan and changing the …

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    12 Oct 11
  • Harvest

    Unusually warm temperatures and continued dry conditions helped Minnesota soybean farmers make significant progress on the harvest this past week. The USDA says that the state’s soybean harvest was 83% complete as of Sunday, a …

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    12 Oct 11
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    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the month of October is Myrtle Gieseke of rural New Ulm. The Brighton Township resident has dedicated her time to numerous organizations and activities over the years. She has volunteered at …

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    12 Oct 11
  • Fatal

    A Chaska man is dead after his car was struck by a train in Sherburne County Tuesday afternoon. 65-year-old Dennis McKeever was pronounced dead at the scene after the Burlington-Northern-Santa-Fe train hit his Ford at …

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    12 Oct 11
  • SleepyEye

    The Sleepy Eye City Council on Tuesday agreed to move forward with more than $3-million worth of street and utility improvements for the next 2 years. The council authorized Sleepy Eye City Engineer Dave Palm …

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    12 Oct 11
  • GasPumps

    Numerous convenience stores across the region suspended gasoline sales this week after it was discovered that gas with higher-than-intended levels of ethanol had been received. Officials at the Magellan distribution facility on Highway 68 realized …

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    11 Oct 11
  • MinivanCrash

    Two people were hurt in a minivan crash in the City of Winthrop today (TUE), one of them a 1-year-old boy. The accident occurred at 10am at the intersection of Highway 19 and Main Street …

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    11 Oct 11
  • TruckCrash

    An Arlington woman and her 2 young daughters were injured this (TUE) morning when their vehicle hit some concrete culverts just south of Glencoe. The accident happened at about 7:50am on 70th Street in McLeod …

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    11 Oct 11