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  • ArmandoDelacruzJr

    A judge has denied a request to dismiss multiple charges against a Waseca man accused of raping a woman during a residential burglary.  33-year-old  is facing a total of 29 felony charges after the victim …

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    15 Jan 14
  • Snowstorm

    We’re getting a break from severe weather in southern Minnesota today (WED), but Meteorologist Steve Woolenhouse says that a Blizzard Warning will go into effect early Thursday with some fresh snow on the way. He …

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    15 Jan 14
  • SleepyEyeCityCouncil

    The Sleepy Eye City Council on Tuesday revised the city’s snow removal policy, approved a subsidy for the Sleepy Eye Historical Society, and took a step towards banning e-cigarettes from public places.  Parking is prohibited …

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    15 Jan 14
  • GOP

    The Brown County Republican Party has announced that the 2014 Precinct Caucuses will be held on Tuesday, February 4th beginning at 7pm. The purpose of the caucuses is to elect precinct chairs and other officers, …

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    15 Jan 14
  • TonyDowns

    Tony Downs Foods has confirmed that the company’s plant in St. James is closing, and that the work is being moved to a facility owned by Hormel.  A total of 75 jobs will be affected …

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    14 Jan 14
  • Scam

    The federal judiciary is warning the public of an email scam that could infect recipients with computer viruses. The US District Court of Minnesota says that the emails look like they are coming from federal …

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    14 Jan 14
  • CreditCardSwipe

    Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus has reported a massive data breach smilar to what occurred to the Target Corporation over the holiday season. Neiman Marcus says that thieves stole some of its customer’s payment-card information which …

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    14 Jan 14
  • BloodSample

    The Minnesota Department of Health has reached a settlement in a case over its practice of storing and using newborn blood samples without parental consent. The state says it is now destroying over 1 million …

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    14 Jan 14