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  • FatalAccident

    An Owatonna man is dead and two other people are injured after an extension cord fell into the water from a northern Minnesota boatlift. The Itasca County sheriff’s office says emergency crews were called Tuesday …

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    26 Jul 12
  • Fair

    The County Fair Season gets into full swing over the next few days with a total of 3 local-area fairs currently underway. There’s the Redwood County Fair taking place in Redwood Falls, the Blue Earth …

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    26 Jul 12
  • BankRobbery

    The two suspects in a bank robbery in Hutchinson last week will be making an appearance in court on Friday. Authorities say 25-year-old Eric Andrew Ebbers and 25-year-old Erica Reeves each face one felony count …

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    26 Jul 12
  • BrandonHall

    A Hanska man is in custody following a brief standoff with police earlier this week. 29-year-old Brandon Michael Hall held Mankato police at bay inside his ex-girlfriend’s apartment for about a half-hour while babysitting the …

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    26 Jul 12
  • SchoolBus

    Newly manufactured school buses transporting children to and from Minnesota schools will soon be required to have a new safety feature: crossing arms that protrude from the front bumper. A crossing arm will automatically extend …

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    26 Jul 12
  • NUMiddleSchool

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board is expected to reject all of the bids received for the purchase of the former middle school building during it’s meeting this (THU) evening. The district received a …

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    26 Jul 12
  • Springfield1

    The City of Springfield was without power for several hours on Wednesday. The power went out at around 8am, and was restored at around 2pm when the city’s generator kicked in. There had initially been …

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    26 Jul 12
  • SleepyEye

    More than 20 businesses and organizations from around the Sleepy Eye area will be taking part in the 4th annual Party In The Park today (THU). It’s taking place from 5 to 8pm at Allison …

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    26 Jul 12