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    A Willmar man is facing sentencing after pleading guilty to possessing illegal weapons.  Authorities found an arsenal of unregistered machine guns, silencers and pipe bombs on Chad Monson’s property earlier this year.  Some of the …

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    17 Aug 18
  • Highway 169 sign

    There is still a lot of work to do including paving shoulders, installing guard rails, painting lanes and finalizing two sediment ponding areas, but the Highway 169 project remains on schedule to wrap up in …

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    17 Aug 18
  • MnDotLogow

    The completion date for the Highway 60 construction project from Windom to Mountain Lake has been pushed back.  Heavy rains in the first half of the construction season have led MnDOT to push the completion …

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    17 Aug 18
  • DNR

    All 87 counties in Minnesota are the beneficiaries of $35.7-million in aid that helps support public lands and provides a critical link in the state’s public recreation system.  The Department of Natural Resources says annual …

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    17 Aug 18
  • Life Guard/Pool Attendee Save Boys Life

    860 AM KNUJ/SAM 107.3 and your New Ulm Hy Vee announce this month’s Hometown Heroes: Sleepy Eye Aquatic Center Lifeguard Jaclyn Nessett and Springfield teenager Jon Baures.  On July 10th Jon was playing basketball in …

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    16 Aug 18
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    (photos by Don Borstad)

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    16 Aug 18
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    (photos by Don Borstad)

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    16 Aug 18
  • Police line

    Another swing set accident has claimed the life of a young child in southern Minnesota.  Authorities say a 4-year-old was swinging Monday morning in Zumbrota when the swing set collapsed.  First responders and a medical …

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    16 Aug 18