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  • PlaneCrash

    A Lakeville man was injured Thursday night when the small plane he was piloting crashed near Lamberton. 63-year-old Gary Debaun began to experience mechanical problems with the aircraft at about 11:45pm Thursday. He was able …

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    06 Jan 12
  • MarijuanaPlants

    A New Ulm man faces felony drug charges after turning himself in to the police. 49-year-old Robert V. Opitz reportedly called the authorities and asked that an officer come to his residence on the 1500 …

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    05 Jan 12
  • Cause Of Fatal Fire

    A fatal fire in Hutchinson on Christmas Eve has been ruled accidental. An Investigator with the State Fire Marshal’s Office says that the fire was caused by the improper disposal of smoking materials, and that …

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    05 Jan 12
  • Temperature2

    We could make weather history today (THU) when the mercury approaches 60 degrees in southern Minnesota. Greg Spoden at the state Climatology Office says that there has never been a 60 degree day recorded in …

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    05 Jan 12
  • Crash

    Traffic fatalities in Minnesota declined for the fourth straight year in 2011.  Preliminary statistics from the state Department of Public Safety show traffic crashes claimed 349 lives last year.  That represents an 11% drop from …

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    05 Jan 12
  • Cuffs

    A Fairmont man was arrested on Tuesday after allegedly engaging in sexual relations with a 13-year-old girl in Nicollet County. 33 year-old Matthew James Martinson was taken into custody after North Mankato police received a …

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    05 Jan 12
  • FloodLevee

    An informational meeting to discuss a proposed permanent flood levee for the City of New Ulm is taking place this (THU) evening at the New Ulm Community Center. The purpose of the meeting will be …

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    05 Jan 12
  • RedwoodFalls

    The Redwood Falls City Council on Tuesday approved an ordinance that reorganizes the city’s park and recreation departments. Redwood Falls has historically operated the 2 departments as separate entities, but they will now be reorganized …

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    05 Jan 12