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  • Munt

    The man accused of killing his ex-wife in Mankato last year took the stand in his own defense during his murder trial on Wednesday. Joel Marvin Munt faces the possibility of life in prison for …

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    22 Sep 11
  • Wrobleski1

    The subject of an 11-day manhunt made his first appearance in court Tuesday. 37-year-old Matthew Wrobleski of Willmar is accused of stealing numerous vehicles throughout the region over the course of nearly 2 weeks. He …

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    22 Sep 11
  • Fatal

    Authorities have released the identity of a 64-year-old man from rural Lucan killed in an early-morning crash in Cottonwood County Tuesday. Steven Zick was pronounced dead at the scene after his Chevy pickup left the …

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    22 Sep 11
  • CycleCrash

    A New Ulm woman was injured in a motorcycle accident near Gibbon on Monday. Ashley Groebner was driving a 1973 Yamaha motorcycle on Sibley County Road 2 about 4 miles south of Gibbon when she …

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    21 Sep 11
  • w14-thumb

    The Nicollet County Board this week urged local lawmakers to fast-track the expansion of Highway 14 to four lanes. The Board approved a letter to Governor Mark Dayton and state and federal area representatives asking …

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    21 Sep 11
  • Burglars

    A 21-year-old Cokato man faces the possibility of spending 20 years in prison for allegedly stealing a shotgun from a rural Lafayette farm. Aaron Michael Josephson has been charged with felony burglary, theft of a …

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    21 Sep 11
  • henderson

    The Henderson City Council hired a new chief of police this week. A total of 11 applications were initially received to replace retiring Henderson Police Chief Chester Aldrich. Of those 11, five finalists were chosen …

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    21 Sep 11
  • SpecialElection

    A special election will be held to fill a vacant Martin County Commissioner position after the previous holder of the seat pleaded guilty to felony theft. The Martin County Board accepted the resignation of District …

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    21 Sep 11