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  • Highway 14 sign

    The Nicollet County Commissioners agreed Tuesday to take two sections of Old Trunk Highway 14 from the state Department of Transportation. One 3400-foot section will become part of County Road 6 near North Mankato for …

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    27 May 15
  • youtube_logo

    A St. Peter man is close to singing his thousandth song over more than 2 1/2 years of daily YouTube postings. Thirty-two-year-old Zachary Scot Johnson began what he called “the song of the day” project …

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    27 May 15
  • FatalAccident

    The family of a Waseca man who was killed in a 2012 crash is waiting to see if a judge will dismiss a wrongful death suit. Fred Statz was killed when he collided with a …

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    26 May 15
  • Animal Planet

    A Lake Crystal native and her husband will be featured in a reality show about going off the grid in Alaska. Ashely Selden and her husband Tyler live off the grid a good part of …

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    26 May 15
  • Gravestone marker

    Around 100 people and Congressman Tim Walz attended a ceremony Monday in Easton at an abandon cemetery to honor veterans from the War of 1812 and the Civil War. Thaddeus Smith who fought in the …

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    26 May 15
  • legislature

    State Senator Gary Dahms and State Representative Paul Torkelson will be hosting joint town meetings in the area Wednesday, May 27. The meetings will start in Springfield at the Community Building from 9 a.m. until …

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    26 May 15
  • Roadwork

    Starting Tuesday, travelers should be aware of land restrictions, reduced speeds and periodic ramp closures on Interstate 90 between Sherburn and Round Lake in southwest Minnesota. MnDOT says the $36 million dollar project involving concrete …

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    26 May 15
  • DistractedDriving2

    Authorities are looking into the possibility that an SUV driver involved in a crash that killed two people on a motorcycle in April could have been distracted by a cell phone. The state patrol says …

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    25 May 15