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  • Temperature2

    Summer arrives in southern Minnesota today (TUE), with temperatures reaching into the 90′s across the region. The heat will be record-setting in some areas. A Heat Advisory will be in effect for the local area …

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    14 May 13
  • Highway14Sign1

    Work on Highway 14 on the west end of Mankato continues, and traffic lanes on 14 are now being restricted at Blue Earth County Road 12. The restrictions are in order to complete surface finishing …

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    14 May 13
  • Crops

    After a cold and wet spring, Minnesota farmers have finally made significant progress in planting. The US Department of Agriculture says there were more-than 3 days rated suitable for fieldwork last week. That compares with …

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    14 May 13
  • FoodShelf

    United States Postal Service workers across the country took part in the annual “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive on Saturday. Mail carriers collected food shelf donations from homes across the local area for the drive …

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    14 May 13
  • HanskaWelcome

    The City of Hanska celebrates Norwegian independence this weekend with their annual Syttende Mai celebration. The weekend kicks off with an all-new variety show Friday at 7pm and Saturday at 3:30 and 7 at the …

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    14 May 13
  • Crash2

    A 70-year-old Lafayette woman was injured in a car crash on Highway 15 Saturday afternoon. It happened at just after 1pm at the intersection with Sibley County Road 8. A 1998 Chevy Monte Carlo driven …

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    13 May 13
  • MNLegislature

    Minnesota lawmakers are bearing down for the legislative session’s homestretch. Today (MON) marks one week until the mandatory adjournment deadline. Much is left to do. The House and Senate still need to pass compromise bills …

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    13 May 13
  • Highway5

    Construction on Highway 5 from Gaylord to Arlington is expected to get underway today (MON). Work will begin on a bridge just east of Gaylord resulting in a two-week detour to Highway 19 and Sibley …

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    13 May 13