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  • Fire

    Two-thirds of the state are in Red Flag warnings issued by the National Weather Service.  New Ulm Fire chief Paul Macho says warm temperatures and low humidity make conditions ripe for fires to get out …

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    07 May 16
  • atv accident

    A Franklin man had died in an ATV crash in Renville County. According to the Renville County Sheriff’s Office, emergency personnel responded to a call reporting an ATV had crashed in Franklin around 7:30 p.m. …

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    06 May 16
  • Ambulance

    The Lafayette Ambulance Service was recently the recipient of some lifesaving equipment. The department received the free chest compression system valued at approximately $15,000. The battery-operated mechanical CPR device is being supplied to every rural …

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    06 May 16
  • Tressa Verona Salon_Madelia

    A hair salon in Madelia will be the first business reopening today after a fire in February burned or damaged 9 buildings on the city’s Main Street District. Tressa Veona Salon is hosting a grand …

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    06 May 16
  • Ballotw

    The Sleepy Eye City Council held a special meeting Friday, April 29th to consider moving the voting location from city hall to the community center. City Manager Mark Kober explained that since the city took …

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    06 May 16
  • Miguel Vasquez

    A trial date has been set in Brown County for a Springfield man facing first degree murder charges. The court set the jury trial for Miguel Vasquez to begin October 31st with Judge Robert Docherty …

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    06 May 16
  • criminal charges

    Two more St. James residents are facing charges in connection to a BB gun shooting spree. Thirty-six-year-old Juan Ruben Pena has been charged with felony dangerous weapons, drive by shooting, two felony firearms violations and …

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    05 May 16
  • Tink Larson Field

    The grandstand and concession stand at Tink Larson Field in Waseca is scheduled for demolition after a suspected arson fire April 6 destroyed the historic structure. The 1938 grandstand will be bulldozed today (Wednesday) and …

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    05 May 16