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  • Harvest

    Renville County authorities are investigating the discovery of a man’s body by a farmer who was harvesting corn. The farmer found the body at around 5pm Saturday, about 10 miles northeast of Hector in Brookfield …

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    17 Oct 11
  • CheckFraud

    A Sleepy Eye woman faces multiple felony charges for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars from her vulnerable adult daughter. 48-year-old Ann M. LaCourse was charged with four counts of financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult …

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    15 Oct 11
  • Dollars

    Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty is out of the race for president – but still deep in debt. A fundraising report covering July through September shows that the former GOP candidate owes $453,000 for the …

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    15 Oct 11
  • Explosion

    An explosion at a warehouse in Fairmont Friday morning sent 2 workers to the hospital. It happened at about 9:30am Friday at a Fairmont Foods building rented by International Ag Labs. The facility is reportedly …

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    15 Oct 11
  • Medal1

    A Winthrop woman has been named the Nurse of the Year in Long Term Care by the March of Dimes. Lynette Froehlich received the award last weekend at the Hyatt Hotel in Minneapolis. She was …

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    15 Oct 11
  • InfantLoss

    The 7th annual All Angels Remembrance Ceremony is taking place Saturday evening in New Ulm. The ceremony commemorates National Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day, and takes place at 5 p-m in German Park. Nearly …

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    14 Oct 11
  • Vikings

    Next week is shaping up as pivotal in the Minnesota Vikings’ bid for a new football stadium partially financed by the public. Governor Dayton today (FRI) said that he’ll hold meetings on successive days with …

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    14 Oct 11
  • GasPumps1

    The Minnesota Department of Commerce today (FRI) released additional information on a batch of gasoline blended with a higher-than-normal amount of ethanol recently. The problem led to a number of local gas stations shutting down …

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    14 Oct 11