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  • DanaSchoen

    A Pope County man was sentenced to 4 years in prison Friday for the July crash that killed the five-month-old son of Southwest Minnesota State Basketball Coach Brad Bigler. 38-year-old Dana Schoen of rural Starbuck …

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    26 Jan 13
  • LakesideManorRF

    The investigation into the cause of a major fire at an apartment complex in Redwood Falls continues, and one person has died from injuries sustained in the fire. The Redwood Falls Fire Department responded to …

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    26 Jan 13
  • GaryStillwell

    A St. Peter man was arrested Thursday night after a brief car chase with police in Mankato. Officers had responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle in a parking lot on South Riverfront Drive …

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    26 Jan 13
  • ThinIce

    A juvenile from Lafayette was hospitalized Friday night after his car broke through the ice on Lake Hanska. It happened at around 11:40pm. The juvenile had driven his car onto the lake from the landing …

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    26 Jan 13
  • CreditCardSwipe

    The Belle Plaine Police Department has been investigating dozens of reports of credit card fraud in recent weeks, but will now be handing the cases over to the United States Secret Service. Belle Plaine authorities …

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    26 Jan 13
  • NewRichland

    Authorities in New Richland are investigating reports of cats being tortured and killed in the community. Two such incidents have been reported in recent weeks. One reportedly involved a group of adolescents torturing and kicking …

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    26 Jan 13
  • MNDNR

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has released the name of the former employee who accessed driving or motor vehicle records of around 5,000 Minnesotans without authorization. John A. Hunt was the Enforcement Division’s administrative …

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    26 Jan 13
  • ArlingtonWaterTower

    The Arlington City Council has hired an interim administrator for the community in reaction to the upcoming resignation of Arlington Administrator Matt Jaunich. Cynthia Smith-Strack will serve as interim administrator following Jaunich’s departure from the …

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    26 Jan 13