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  • Zunker1

    The former head of the Carver County Republican Party faces 2 counts of 2nd-degree criminal sexual conduct over allegations that he inappropriately touched a girl under the age of sixteen. 36-year-old Paul Scott Zunker of …

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    15 Sep 11
  • Stalking1

    A 62-year-old Hanska man faces harassment and stalking charges for allegedly following a former neighbor through a Mankato store. Douglas Kent Nelson is accused of standing near the dressing rooms at a store in the …

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    15 Sep 11
  • Cold1

    Welcome to mid-September, where temperatures were hovering around the 30-degree mark this (THU) morning over much of Minnesota. Freeze warnings were in effect until 8am today statewide other than in southeastern Minnesota, where there was …

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    15 Sep 11
  • wrobleski2

    The Renville County Sheriff’s Office continues to search for the suspect in a series of vehicle thefts across the county recently. An updated Crime Alert regarding the search for 37-year-old Matthew James Wrobleski has been …

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    15 Sep 11
  • Walz1

    The US House Veterans Affairs Committee hosted a number of business leaders at a bi-partisan jobs summit Tuesday in Washington DC. Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz says he wants to work with veterans and employers …

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    14 Sep 11
  • Detour

    The state government shutdown in July has caused a delay in the completion of a project replacing deteriorated concrete on Highway 23 in southwestern Minnesota. A detour for Highway 23 from Clara City to Highway …

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    14 Sep 11
  • CarChase

    The driver of a stolen car eluded police during a high-speed chase in Hutchinson early Sunday. The 2008 black Ford Escape was spotted travelling at a high rate of speed on eastbound Highway 7 in …

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    14 Sep 11
  • Munt

    The jury selection for a murder trial in Mankato was completed today. 35-year-old Joel Marvin Munt of Burnsville has been charged with 1st-degree murder for the fatal shooting of his ex-wife in a Mankato parking …

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    14 Sep 11