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  • OfficerInvolvedShooting

    Two Mankato men are in custody following a car chase and officer-involved shooting Wednesday night in Mankato. Officers with the Minnesota River Valley Drug Task Force were attempting to arrest 31-year-old Marlow Shelton McDonald when …

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    09 May 14
  • MNSecurityHospital

    A patient at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter who failed to return to the facility after being issued a day pass is now facing criminal charges. 44-year-old Patrick Grande has been charged with …

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    09 May 14
  • Spice

    A Renville man was sentenced to a year of probation on Wednesday for his role in ordering nearly 3-pounds of synthetic marijuana over the Internet and receiving the shipment of more than 300 ready-to-sell packets …

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    09 May 14
  • Flu

    The flu continues to linger around our state. The Minnesota Department of Health reports a total of 12 influenza-related hospitalizations over the past week, compared with 20 hospitalizations the week before. There have been more …

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    09 May 14
  • ECigarette

    DFL State Senator Kathy Sheran of Mankato on Thursday successfully passed her legislation that adds regulations for the use of e-cigarettes. The legislation was included in a larger Health and Human Services Omnibus Bill which …

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    09 May 14
  • Dollars

    Minnesota lawmakers are ready to deliver $100-million more in tax relief, including extra refunds and credits for homeowners, renters and farmers. The deal described Thursday won’t be voted on until next week, but Governor Dayton …

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    09 May 14
  • Fishing

    Around 500,000 people are expected to fish on opening day of the walleye and northern pike season Saturday. DNR Fisheries Chief Don Pereira says there is something special about being on the water during the …

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    09 May 14
  • StampOutHunger

    Letter carriers across Minnesota are getting ready for the 22nd annual “Stamp Out Hunger” food drive. Regional coordinator Samantha Hartwig says they’re asking people to put a bag of non-perishable food items at their mailbox …

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    09 May 14