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  • Ridgewater College Hutchinson Campus

    90% of Ridgewater College’s faculty union members say they have no confidence in Ridgewater President Dr. Doug Allen. KWLM reports Union President Sam Nelson saying the vote was taken Thursday night among the 140-or-so union members at …

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    27 Feb 15
  • Litchfield Police

    Three people were arrested for felony drug charges Thursday morning at a Litchfield residence. Litchfield Police says the arrests resulted from a search warrant at 8:05 a.m. on a residence on West Third Street. Authorities …

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    27 Feb 15
  • Silver Lake Fire

    An early morning fire heavily damaged a former parochial school — now a home — in Silver Lake Sunday morning. Silver Lake Fire Chief Dale Kosek tells the McLeod County Chronicle that the fire apparently …

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    23 Feb 15
  • Mall of America

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say there is “no credible threat” associated with the Mall of America after the release of a video purportedly made by al-Qaida-linked rebels that urges Muslims to attack shopping malls. …

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    23 Feb 15
  • crime scene

    The father of a former Minnesota woman found killed in her Arizona home says he hasn’t been able to sleep, instead imagining what could have happened to his daughter.KSTP reports Harley Feldman said Friday that …

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    21 Feb 15
  • Firefighter

    GIBBON, Minn. (AP) — A volunteer firefighter from south-central Minnesota is hospitalized after he was injured at a fire earlier this week. Forty-year-old Ryan Sabo has been a Gibbon volunteer firefighter for nine years. He …

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    19 Feb 15
  • fire line do not cross

    Fire caused extensive damage to a Fairfax business early yesterday morning (Monday). At 2:19am, Fairfax Fire was dispatched to a structure fire at Schweiss Welding building located at 502 E. Lincoln Ave. When crews arrived, …

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    17 Feb 15
  • MNsure

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s health insurance exchange is giving a reprieve to residents who started the enrollment process before Sunday’s open enrollment deadline but couldn’t complete the process. MNsure says anyone who’s “in …

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    17 Feb 15