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    07 Oct 11
  • FieldFire

    The dry weather and strong winds of the past few weeks have caused multiple fires in the local area, including 4 fires in just the past 2 days. On Thursday firefighters battled a grass fire …

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    07 Oct 11
  • Pelican

    The attorney for a southern Minnesota farmer accused of destroying thousands of protected pelican chicks and eggs says the defendant “flipped out” because the birds were damaging his land. Craig Staloch made his first appearance …

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    07 Oct 11
  • BurnBan

    The hot, dry weather is prompting campfire restrictions across Minnesota. DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr has ordered restrictions on open burning effective immediately. Open burning will be allowed only for special exceptions by the county, state …

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    07 Oct 11
  • Detour

    A portion of southbound Highway 169 south of Mankato is closed until further notice after a sinkhole appeared on the highway Thursday afternoon. Minnesota Department of Transportation crews found the hole in the road surface …

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    07 Oct 11
  • Harvest

    The prolonged dry spell is sparking fires across the state – many of them on farm acreage. Farmers who struggled with an overly-wet spring are now faced with soil so dry it could affect spring …

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    07 Oct 11
  • Meth

    Two people face multiple drug charges after being busted selling methamphetamine in the City of Olivia. 34-year-old Avaron Elizondo of Willmar is charged with 1st-degree sale of a controlled substance after allegedly selling 23 grams …

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    07 Oct 11
  • BrownCountyMuseum1

    This Saturday is the last day to see the Brown County Historical Society exhibit “Brushstrokes From The Past.” The artwork from past Brown County artists has been on display at the Brown County Museum in …

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    07 Oct 11