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  • Nuttall_Butcher

    A rural Hutchinson woman was arrested Tuesday night and faces murder charges in connection with the disappearance of a Howard Lake man. Thirty-three-year old Gwen Butcher is charged with second-degree murder and aiding and abetting …

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    19 Mar 15
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    19 Mar 15
  • new ulm sign

    Governor Mark Dayton and legislative leaders say fixing transportation is a top priority for the 2015 legislative session. Dayton’s list of projects includes improvements to Highway 14 from New Ulm and Mankato. Tuesday Transportation Commissioner …

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    18 Mar 15
  • Plane

    The Minnesota pilot who crashed a small plane in southern Wisconsin but escape injury has been identified as 33-year-old Alvin Thorenson of Fairmont. Authorities say the twin-engine Beechcraft Thoreson was flying lost power and struck …

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    18 Mar 15
  • StJames

    Grants totaling $1.4 million have been approved for five Minnesota redevelopment projects in Austin, Duluth, Elkbow Lake and St. Paul. St. James was also approved for funding from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic …

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    18 Mar 15
  • Narcan antidote

    Backers told state legislators Tuesday that the new “Steve’s Law” allowing EMS personnel to administer the Narcan antidote to heroin overdose victims isn’t being administered fast enough because there is not enough money to train …

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    18 Mar 15
  • Gravestone marker

    State Authorities are revealing the identity of a wman murdered 35 years ago in Blue Earth by a former state trooper. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension announced Tuesday that DNA evidence helped identify the …

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    18 Mar 15
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    18 Mar 15