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  • FishHouses

    The DNR is reminding anglers that the deadline for removing ice houses from lakes in Southern Minnesota is today (MON). All permanent structures must be taken off lakes in the southern two-thirds of the state. …

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    04 Mar 13
  • XcelEnergy

    The state Public Utilities Commission is giving Xcel Energy customers in southern Minnesota the chance to comment on Xcel’s proposed $285-million rate hike. The utility has applied for a 10.7% electrical rate increase. The PUC …

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    04 Mar 13
  • HealthCareReform

    The DFL-controlled Minnesota House is set to vote on a “Health Insurance Exchange” today (MON) that is a part of President Obama’s Affordable Care Act. House Majority Leader Erin Murphy says the Health Insurance Marketplace …

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    04 Mar 13
  • RedCrossHeroes

    March is Red Cross Month, and the American Red Cross is recognizing the nation’s Everyday Heroes who give of themselves and in some way help their community. The Red Cross has been helping people prevent, …

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    04 Mar 13
  • DeerHighway

    A Mapleton woman who struck a deer on Highway 169 Friday morning has reportedly died from her injuries. It happened at just after 6:30am in Faribault County near Winnebago. 45-year-old Catherine Treanor was driving a …

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    02 Mar 13
  • Crash

    Two people were injured in a car crash at the intersection of Highways 71 and 19 in Renville County late Friday morning. A 2009 Chevy Silverado driven by 62-year-old Lyndon Woelfel of Bird Island was …

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    02 Mar 13
  • SWATRiverValleyTacticalResponseTeam

    A 25-year-old Mankato man is in custody following a standoff with police early Friday morning that involved members of the River Valley Tactical Response Team. Authorities were called to the home on Grove Street in …

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    02 Mar 13
  • LionelBenavidez

    A man serving a 25-year prison sentence for the murder of a Mankato man in 2007 made an appearance in Blue Earth County Court on Thursday. 26-year-old Lionel Benavidez was convicted for the murder of …

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    02 Mar 13