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  • Dollars

    Minnesota is facing a $16.7-billion shortfall when it comes to funding public pensions. Despite legislation approved more than two years ago intended to boost retirement plans, the funding shortfall has increased by more than $4-billion …

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    21 Jan 13
  • Bloodmobile

     The American Red Cross is holding several blood drives around the area this week as “National Blood Donor Month” continues. Around 44,000 pints of blood are needed every day in the US to help treat …

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    21 Jan 13
  • FatalSearlesCrash

    Two vehicles were involved in a fatal head-on crash this (SAT) morning on Highway 15 south of New Ulm. It happened at around 7:15am near Searles. Two people were involved in the crash, and the …

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    19 Jan 13
  • DarekNelson

    The Montevideo man accused of stabbing a co-worker to death in early 2012 pleaded guilty to 1st-degree murder on Friday. 25-year-old Darek Nelson admitted to killing 18-year-old Vinessa Lozano on January 13th of last year …

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    19 Jan 13
  • SWAT

    Authorities have released more information on the police standoff in North Mankato Thursday that ended with the death of the homeowner. Tactical Response Team officers with assault rifles had surrounded the home of 83-year-old Lloyd …

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    19 Jan 13
  • Crash

    One person was injured in a rollover accident on Highway 14 west of New Ulm Friday morning. It happened at just after 9am near 195th Avenue. 57-year-old Alise Wagoner of Sleepy Eye was driving a …

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    19 Jan 13
  • Cuffs

    Five students have been charged following a large fight at a high school in North Saint Paul Thursday that police say spread through several common areas of the building. Authorities described the scene as “chaos.” …

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    19 Jan 13
  • KyleTrebesch

    A Henderson man was arrested in Hutchinson Thursday night after allegedly fighting with police following an altercation in front of a bar. Police were called to a fight in progress at the Main Street Sports …

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    19 Jan 13