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  • Highway169Sign

    Officials with the Minnesota Department of Transportation say they plan on opening Highway 169 from St. Peter to Le Sueur around 3 pm today (Thursday).  The highway has been closed since June 22 because of …

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    26 Jun 14
  • CrimeScene

    A standoff near Janesville ended peacefully early Thursday morning.  The incident between an unidentified person and the Waseca County Sheriff’s Department ended around 12:15 am when the suspect was taken into custody.  The sheriff’s Department …

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    26 Jun 14
  • BrownCountyCourthouse

    Brown County Commissioners unanimously approved resolutions declaring a State of Emergency in Brown County.  The board also requested that Governor Mark Dayton pursue a Presidential Disaster declaration for the state that would include Brown County.   …

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    25 Jun 14
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    24 Jun 14
  • MotorcycleCrash2

    A 20-year-old Sleepy Eye man was injured in a motorcycle accident Monday morning. Adam Sellner was driving a 1993 Kawasaki Racer northbound on Highway 4 when he lost control at the intersection with Brown County …

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    24 Jun 14
  • Crash2

    A Glenwood man was seriously injured in a crash in Mankato Monday evening that involved a Mankato police officer. It happened at 8pm at the intersection of Riverfront Drive and Hickory Street. 27-year-old Steven Gremmels …

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    24 Jun 14
  • Flooding2014

    Governor Mark Dayton has extended the State of Emergency for 35 Minnesota counties affected by flooding and other damage caused by the recent storms. The 30-day extension allows the state to keep Minnesota National Guard …

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    24 Jun 14
  • FloodedFields

    Widespread rain over the past week delayed Minnesota farmers who were trying to finish planting. The US Department of Agriculture says that the rain has left soil saturated and stressed crops. Wet fields also are …

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    24 Jun 14