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  • ChildAbuse1

    A rural North Mankato couple are facing a total of six felonies for the alleged starvation of an 8-year-old child. 44-year-old Russell Hauer and his wife Mona have been charged with neglect, endangerment and malicious …

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    06 Nov 12
  • BrandonHall

    A Hanska man accused of assaulting, kidnapping and threatening his former girlfriend, as well as being involved in a stand-off with police reached a plea deal with authorities on Monday. 29-year-old Brandon Michael Hall held …

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    06 Nov 12
  • SusanErickson

    A Willmar woman is in custody in the Renville County Jail after allegedly selling more than 200 prescription pills to a drug task force informant. 46-year-old Susan Marie Erickson was pulled over by authorities following …

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    06 Nov 12
  • FloodLevee

    The completion of the new flood levee along the Minnesota River on the south side of New Ulm is being delayed. The more than $2-million dike had originally been expected to be partially completed by …

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    06 Nov 12
  • MNStatePatrolSquad

    State troopers stayed busy during a recent traffic enforcement campaign on Highway 169 in Minnesota. Operation Blaze Orange was the first organized line patrol project held on the state’s deer hunting opener. It took place …

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    06 Nov 12
  • VeteransAffairs

    A new VA outpatient clinic is scheduled to open somewhere in southern Minnesota late next year or early in 2014. The VA’s goal is to have a primary care physician and mental health services within …

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    06 Nov 12
  • BobChristensen1

    The founder of Sleepy Eye’s Christensen Farms has died of an apparent heart attack while hunting with his son and friends in Missouri over the weekend. 51-year-old Bob Christensen was a 1980 graduate of Sleepy …

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    05 Nov 12
  • Crash2

    A 79-year-old St. Peter man was injured in a 3-car pileup on Highway 169 Saturday night. It happened at just after 7pm in Nicollet County. Donald Gustafson of St. Peter was driving a Honda Civic …

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    05 Nov 12