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  • Highway169Sign

    The federal government is providing nearly $10 million to rebuild portions of Highway 169 between Mankato and St. Peter that suffered flood damage in 2010. A three-mile stretch will be raised out of the 100-year …

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    13 Jun 13
  • CrimeScene

    The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension has completed its investigation into a North Mankato standoff that occurred in January in which a man was shot and killed by police.  Authorities were called to the Lloyd …

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    13 Jun 13
  • DavidNoren

    The body of a Mankato native missing for nearly a month in Colorado has been found in the mountains near Denver, and officials are calling it a homicide. 49-year-old David Noren was last seen May …

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    11 Jun 13
  • BoatOnLake

    A Nicollet County man has died after falling out of a boat into a northwestern Ontario lake over the weekend. The accident happened Saturday afternoon on Manion Lake, which is about 70 miles northeast of …

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    11 Jun 13
  • RedwoodRiverBridge (1)

    A Redwood Falls man is recovering after falling off a bridge over the Redwood River Sunday evening. Authorities responded to the bridge on Highway 19/67 in Redwood Falls for a report of an adult male …

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    11 Jun 13
  • USCapitol

    The US Senate on Monday passed a 5-year Farm Bill which reforms federal programs and strengthens the farm safety net. Senator Amy Klobuchar says it gives Minnesota ag producers the certainty they need to plan …

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    11 Jun 13
  • CornEmergence

    Yet another week of wet weather last week prevented Minnesota farmers from getting their planting done. The weekly crop report from the USDA says that just over 2-and-a-half days were rated suitable for fieldwork last …

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    11 Jun 13
  • IMAG0281

    A good crowd enjoyed beautiful weather and the entertaining music of the Little Prairie Pickers Monday night. The German Park Concert series in New Ulm continues next week with Barton’s Hollow.

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    10 Jun 13