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  • Fire

    One farm in rural Blue Earth County lost three buildings Saturday in a fire fueled by strong winds.  Firefighters from St. Clair and Janesville were called to a barn fire in the Le Ray Township …

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    05 Apr 15
  • LakeCrystal

    The city of Lake Crystal has received some good news.  Lake Crystal applied for Transportation Alternatives Program funding through MnDOT District 7 to begin implementing a complete sidewalk/ trail network around the Lake Crystal – …

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    03 Apr 15
  • RedCross

    The American Red Cross of Minnesota is asking you to spring into action and keep blood donations on your to-do list.  Division spokeswoman Sue Thesenga says we’re entering into a challenging time of year as …

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    03 Apr 15
  • MnDotLogo

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation rolled out its plan for the 2015 construction season Wednesday.  this year, MnDOT is planning work on 290 projects at a cost of around a billion dollars.  MnDOT’s Kevin Gutnecht …

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    03 Apr 15
  • Turkey

    A fourth case of avian flu has been confirmed in Minnesota.  The H5N2 virus has been detected in a commercial turkey flock in Nobles County.  The farm has around 21-thousand birds on the premises.  A …

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    03 Apr 15
  • CrimeScene

    The 55-year-old man found dead at a rural residence in Blue Earth County near the Ponderosa Landfill on County Road 34 has been identified.  Captain Rich Murry of the blue Earth County Sheriff’s Department says …

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    03 Apr 15
  • GasPumps

    Gas prices have held steady despite a few spikes the first part of March.  Triple-A’s Gail Weinholzer says average price in Minnesota is $2.29 a gallon, which is 12 cents below the national average and …

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    02 Apr 15
  • Fire

    Fire officials say high winds and dry weather are definite factors in a huge grass fire in Sibley County Wednesday afternoon.  At least eight fire departments battled the blaze which happened just north of Arlington …

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    02 Apr 15