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  • MotorcycleCrash

    A Madelia man was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash near Gaylord Thursday night. It happened at just before 10pm on westbound Highway 5. A 2008 Harley Davidson driven by 29-year-old John Byro collided with …

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    28 Oct 11
  • Train

    Residents of Brown County may notice trains moving a little faster in the near future. Recent improvements to enhance safety and upgrade rail corridor infrastructure are complete in Brown County, and beginning November 10th Canadian …

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    28 Oct 11
  • PrescriptionDrugs

    Authorities are reminding everyone to secure their prescription medications following the accidental overdose of 2 young children Thursday morning. Mankato Public Safety officers were called to a home where at least 2 children were thought …

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    28 Oct 11
  • Flu

    Minnesota has its first death reported in an early flu season. The state Health Department has not identified the victim, but adds that this past week also saw one more person hospitalized, bringing the statewide …

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    28 Oct 11
  • Champlin Bank Robbery

    Two men and a woman are in custody in connection with a “takeover style” bank robbery in Champlin, in which the robbers used a handgun and ordered bank employees and customers to the floor. The …

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    27 Oct 11
  • Wrobleski1

    A Willmar man accused of leading local authorities on a week-long manhunt following a string of thefts entered a Not Guilty plea in court this week. 38-year-old Matthew James Wrobleski has been charged with 9 …

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    27 Oct 11
  • BavarianBlast

    The future of New Ulm’s Bavarian Blast was discussed Wednesday evening during the festival’s board of directors annual meeting. The severe heat of this past July caused serious financial problems for New Ulm’s summer festival. …

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    27 Oct 11
  • Tornado

    The USDA has designated 11 Minnesota counties as disaster areas because of the combined impacts of excessive rain, high heat, strong winds, tornadoes and an early fall frost this year. Wednesday’s declaration makes affected farmers …

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    27 Oct 11