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  • Wolf

    The Department of Natural Resources says that a total of 50 wolves were killed during the opening weekend of Minnesota’s first managed wolf hunt. The region’s wolves were taken off the endangered list last January. …

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    05 Nov 12
  • Fire

    The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office received a call for a house fire in Ridgely Township Thursday afternoon. Fairfax Fire and Ambulance responded at shortly after 4:30pm, and found the residence off Highway 4 completely engulfed …

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    03 Nov 12
  • DairyQueen

    A Mankato woman was charged with felony aiding and abetting burglary in Brown County Court this week over allegations that she helped a group of juveniles burglarize the Sleepy Eye Dairy Queen. 28-year-old Larissa M. …

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    03 Nov 12
  • EARNS EXXON MOBILE

    Daylight Savings time ends at 2am on Sunday, so don’t forget to set your clocks back an hour before heading to bed tonight (SAT). Bob Dahm with the State Fire Marshal’s office says it’s also …

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    03 Nov 12
  • XcelEnergy (1)

    Xcel Energy is asking for a more than 10% increase in electric rates. The utility says it needs $285-million in extra revenue to pay for investments in nuclear power plants and a stronger grid. Xcel …

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    03 Nov 12
  • Winthrop

    The Winthrop Area Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual banquet this (SAT) evening. It begins with a social hour at 5pm at Tanker Bay, followed by the banquet at 6 along with a silent …

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    03 Nov 12
  • PaulWickenhauser

    Four felony charges of criminal vehicular operation were filed Thursday against a 21-year-old Cokato man already facing multiple counts of criminal vehicular homicide for a triple-fatality car crash near Willmar in August. The additional charges …

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    02 Nov 12
  • MinneconPark

    A Lafayette teen was injured in a rollover accident in a park in New Ulm late Thursday morning. 17-year-old Riley Hoffmann was reportedly driving a Chevy Blazer too fast in Minnecon Park and he lost …

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    02 Nov 12