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  • Fatal

    A Chaska man is dead after his car was struck by a train in Sherburne County Tuesday afternoon. 65-year-old Dennis McKeever was pronounced dead at the scene after the Burlington-Northern-Santa-Fe train hit his Ford at …

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    12 Oct 11
  • SleepyEye

    The Sleepy Eye City Council on Tuesday agreed to move forward with more than $3-million worth of street and utility improvements for the next 2 years. The council authorized Sleepy Eye City Engineer Dave Palm …

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    12 Oct 11
  • GasPumps

    Numerous convenience stores across the region suspended gasoline sales this week after it was discovered that gas with higher-than-intended levels of ethanol had been received. Officials at the Magellan distribution facility on Highway 68 realized …

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    11 Oct 11
  • MinivanCrash

    Two people were hurt in a minivan crash in the City of Winthrop today (TUE), one of them a 1-year-old boy. The accident occurred at 10am at the intersection of Highway 19 and Main Street …

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    11 Oct 11
  • TruckCrash

    An Arlington woman and her 2 young daughters were injured this (TUE) morning when their vehicle hit some concrete culverts just south of Glencoe. The accident happened at about 7:50am on 70th Street in McLeod …

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    11 Oct 11
  • Vote

    The filing period for candidates interested in filling a vacant Martin County Board seat opened today (TUE). The District 1 Martin Commissioner position is open after the previous holder of the seat pleaded guilty to …

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    11 Oct 11
  • MatthewAlbrecht1

    Human bones believed to be the remains of a Mapleton man missing since April of 2010 continue to be found in a creek bed south of Mankato. At least a half-a-dozen searches of the area …

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    11 Oct 11
  • Detours

    A special open house concerning the future of Highway 4 in and around the City of St. James is taking place this (TUE) afternoon. St. James City Manager Joe McCabe says Mn/DOT engineers and city …

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    11 Oct 11