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  • State security hospital

    A man being held at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter has been charged after allegedly assaulting a staff member.  Tyrone Ward, Jr. was receiving an injection when blood came out of the needle …

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    15 Oct 15
  • FallColors

    Minnesota’s Cold Weather Rule takes effect today (Thursday) which prevents a homeowner’s utility service from being shut off as long as they work out a payment plan with their gas or electric supplier.  State Commerce …

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    15 Oct 15
  • Pheasantw

    The fifth Governor’s Pheasant Opener is underway in Mankato.  About 100 people are in the governor’s hunting party although Governor Dayton is not expected to hunt this year.  Director of the Visit Mankato Sports Commission …

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    10 Oct 15
  • christiansen2

    The Rock County Attorney’s Office is deciding not to file charges against seven workers at a Minnesota hog farm who were seen in a video apparently mistreating animals.  California-based last Chance for Animals shot the …

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    10 Oct 15
  • 911

    A 61-year-old man was found unresponsive in a farm field after a passerby noticed him laying by a service truck in Charleston Township west of Springfield Thursday afternoon.  First responders and an ambulance were dispatched …

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    10 Oct 15
  • death_investigationw

    The Cottonwood County Sheriff’s Department is asking for the public’s help after a death in rural Cottonwood County was ruled a homicide.  Authorities were called to a report of a deceased male seven miles north …

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    10 Oct 15
  • MnSCU

    Some Minnesota State College’s and University students will pay slightly more for tuition for the upcoming school year and some students will see a slight decrease.  A budget plan approved by the school’s board of …

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    20 Jun 15
  • Miguel Vasquez

    Prosecutors in the September murder near Sleepy Eye submitted their arguments against dismissal or moving the jury trial.  27-year-old Miguel Vasquez, is accused of murdering his 23-year-old girlfriend, Amber Lechuga of Springfield.  The charges against …

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    20 Jun 15