Minnesota News
  • EARNS EXXON MOBILE

    Daylight Savings time ends at 2am on Sunday, so don’t forget to set your clocks back an hour before heading to bed tonight (SAT). Bob Dahm with the State Fire Marshal’s office says it’s also …

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    03 Nov 12
  • XcelEnergy (1)

    Xcel Energy is asking for a more than 10% increase in electric rates. The utility says it needs $285-million in extra revenue to pay for investments in nuclear power plants and a stronger grid. Xcel …

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    03 Nov 12
  • PaulWickenhauser

    Four felony charges of criminal vehicular operation were filed Thursday against a 21-year-old Cokato man already facing multiple counts of criminal vehicular homicide for a triple-fatality car crash near Willmar in August. The additional charges …

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    02 Nov 12
  • Burglary1

    The Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office is investigating break-ins at multiple bars around the county. Authorities say that the bar in Good Thunder and the Municipal Bar in Mapleton were both broken into overnight Wednesday …

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    02 Nov 12
  • Drought

    It was a colder than normal October. Assistant State Climatologist Pete Boulay says the month ended nearly two-degrees below normal. As for precipitation, some areas of Minnesota received some badly needed rain last month. But …

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    02 Nov 12
  • MNStatePatrolSquad

    The Minnesota State Patrol is conducting a statewide saturation on Highway 169 today (FRI). Troopers in the St. Peter and Mankato areas will be working with other districts to conduct high-visibility patrols during the high-traffic …

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    02 Nov 12
  • Detour

    A detour was being put into place on a portion of Highway 22 beginning today (FRI) while crews work on stabilizing the bank of the Le Sueur River. The work is getting underway sooner than …

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    02 Nov 12
  • Deer

    Governor Dayton is in southeastern Minnesota today (FRI) and tomorrow (SAT) for the 10th annual Minnesota Governor’s Deer Opener. Dayton will be a lunch speaker at the Winona Sportsmen’s Club as part of today’s festivities …

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    02 Nov 12