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  • JLS StormDamage002

    Many communities in southern Minnesota will be cleaning up today (TUE) after another round of severe weather blew across the state Monday evening. Meteorologist Mike Griesinger says that high winds and heavy rain caused damage …

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    17 Jun 14
  • Flooding

    The several inches of rain that has fallen across much of Minnesota in recent days has led to rising rivers and flood warnings. The Cottonwood River at New Ulm is now under a flood warning …

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    17 Jun 14
  • CarChase2

    Law enforcement officials are increasing patrols throughout the state to watch for speeders and aggressive drivers this week. Speed was a factor in over 200 fatal crashes in the last three years, resulting in 235 …

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    17 Jun 14
  • ArthurMlenek

    A 69-year-old school bus driver from rural Waseca facing a total of 19 felony charges of possession of child pornography is scheduled to be in court this week. Arthur Gustave Mlenek was arrested without incident …

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    17 Jun 14
  • ColbyTolzmann

    An 18-year-old Mankato man is in custody after allegedly walking into a convenience store and telling a cashier that he had attempted to kill his brother. Colby Lee Tolzmann was arrested at the Kwik Trip …

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    17 Jun 14
  • CornRain

    Despite widespread rain last week, Minnesota farmers have managed to reach planting levels close to the five-year averages. The US Ag Department says that 97% of Minnesota’s expected corn acreage has now been planted, only …

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    17 Jun 14
  • RoadWorkPilotCar

    Motorists traveling Highway 7 in McLeod, Meeker and Kandiyohi Counties will encounter lane restrictions beginning this week as crews complete a preventive maintenance project to extend the life of the pavement.  Motorists should plan for …

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    17 Jun 14
  • Interstate90

    Heavy rain hit parts of Minnesota over the weekend, and part of Interstate 90 was closed due to flooding. Officials closed all four lanes of I-90 in southwestern Minnesota from Luverne to the South Dakota …

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    16 Jun 14