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  • BankRobbery

    The number of year-end bank robberies was up sharply in Minnesota, and the FBI is unsure why. Bank robberies in the state jumped in December, compared with a year ago. In December 2010, Minnesota had …

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    02 Jan 12
  • Thinker

    The Minnesota-based Great American Think-Off is posing a familiar question for its 20th annual debate. This year’s question is: “The Nature of Humankind: Inherently Good or Inherently Evil?” That’s the same question the Great American …

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    02 Jan 12
  • SWAT

    A Janesville man was taken into custody Sunday morning after a car chase and a standoff with the police SWAT Team. Authorities received a call at around 3:30am that a woman was being assaulted on …

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    02 Jan 12
  • Temperature

    December is behind us – and it’s already in the record books as one of Minnesota’s mildest and least snowy Decembers. State Climatologist Pete Boulay says temperatures averaged 5 to 10 degrees above normal, and …

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    02 Jan 12
  • Crash

    A Montevideo man was injured in a rollover accident early Sunday morning. 32-year old Luiz Rodriguez lost control of his 2001 Chevy Impala at around 2:30am on Highway 212 southeast of Montevideo. The Impala left …

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    02 Jan 12
  • Crash

    A New Ulm man was injured Friday morning after a pickup truck struck his John Deere Gator utility vehicle on South Broadway in New Ulm. The accident happened at around 10am at the intersection with …

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    31 Dec 11
  • ATV

    The New Ulm Police Department continues to investigate the theft of an ATV from a New Ulm storage unit, and a $1,000 reward is now being offered for information that leads to an arrest. The …

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    31 Dec 11
  • FatalAccident

    Authorities continue to investigate a fatal car crash that took place in rural Blue Earth County earlier this month, and are now looking into whether the woman behind the wheel was using a cell phone …

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    31 Dec 11