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  • Counterfeit

    The Sleepy Eye Police Department has issued about the possibility of fake $100 bills being passed. Bank Midwest branches in Fairmont and Windom have apparently reported the receipt of counterfeit hundreds. The bills look and …

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    23 May 14
  • WilliamHutchins

    Two St. Peter men are facing felony charges in Nicollet County Court after allegedly trying to trade a sawed-off shotgun for drugs. A DNR conservation officer had stopped a vehicle along Highway 22 north of …

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    23 May 14
  • Cold Water Challenge Stunt Warning

    Authorities across the Midwest continue to warn teens against taking part in a social media charity stunt. The “Cold Water Challenge” dares people to post videos of themselves jumping into cold waters, and if they …

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    23 May 14
  • IsaacKolstad

    Hundreds of people turned out for a benefit for a former MSU-Mankato football player critically injured in a downtown Mankato assault. The family of Isaac Kolstad also used the Thursday event to thank the community …

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    23 May 14
  • Roadwork

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation is urging motorists to use extra caution while driving through highway work zones this Memorial Day weekend. Mn-DOT Spokesperson Kevin Gutknecht says people need to be careful when they encounter …

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    23 May 14
  • Walz

    Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz was among those who voted in favor of the VA Management Accountability Act, which would give the Secretary of the Veterans Administration greater ability to hold employees accountable when misconduct …

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    23 May 14
  • Dayton

    Governor Dayton signed 19 bills into law Wednesday – five days after the 2014 legislature adjourned.  Among them:  The state Pharmacy Board now has cease-and-desist authority to prevent the sale of rapidly-evolving varieties of synthetic …

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    23 May 14
  • DeanSimpson

    Republican gubernatorial candidate Kurt Zellers has named former state Representative Dean Simpson as his lieutenant governor running mate. The announcement Thursday is the latest pairing involving a current or former House member. Simpson, who left …

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    23 May 14