Minnesota
  • MarijuanaMedicine

    Governor Dayton has named his 16 appointees to a task force that will work on a plan to implement the use of medical marijuana in Minnesota. The members come from law enforcement, health care, substance …

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    14 Jul 14
  • Highway93Flooded

    Construction is underway on the flood-damaged portion of Highway 93 between Henderson and Highway 169, with the goal of opening the roadway to traffic next week. The main highway into Henderson was closed on June …

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    12 Jul 14
  • BikeHitByCar

    An 18-year-old bicyclist from Glencoe was injured on Highway 15 south of Hutchinson on Thursday when he was hit by a van. Eric Arandia was biking northbound on 15 when he attempted to make a …

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    11 Jul 14
  • BarryHinkelman

    A New Ulm man who pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography has been sentenced to 4 days in jail and 5 years of probation. 28-year-old Barry Hinkelman was originally charged with three felony counts …

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    11 Jul 14
  • RogerSwearingen

    The mayor of a southern Minnesota town is accused of stealing from a veterans memorial fund. Ellendale Mayor Roger Swearingen is charged with one gross misdemeanor and two misdemeanor counts of theft in Steele County …

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    11 Jul 14
  • Scam

    State Lottery officials are warning Minnesotans about a scam that is targeting previous winners. The scammer contacts the player and tells them to call a number where an alleged lottery representative says they’ve won five-million …

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    11 Jul 14
  • ECigarette

    The Sleepy Eye City Council discussed E-cigarette regulations for the community this week, and voiced interest in modifying the city’s tobacco ordinance to include the electronic nicotine-delivery devices. Sleepy Eye currently has a moratorium on …

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    11 Jul 14
  • Fire

    A barn in rural Janesville was destroyed by a fire Wednesday afternoon. The fire was reported at around 10:45am, and crews from 4 area communities spent around 4 hours on the scene battling the blaze. …

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    10 Jul 14