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  • Railroad Crossing

    An 18-year from Litchfield is in critical condition after he was hit by a train in Waverly Monday night as he was walking on the tracks. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says Tre Ertl was …

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    21 Feb 17
  • Emergency

    MINNETONKA, Minn. — A construction worker from Fulton, Missouri was killed Monday afternoon in Minnetonka when a large steel pipe rolled off a semitrailer, crushing him at a construction site. According to the Minnesota State …

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    21 Feb 17
  • capitol bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House has voted to undo the state’s decades-old ban on Sunday liquor sales. Monday’s vote was the first step in reversing the Prohibition-era law. Minnesota lawmakers have tried …

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    21 Feb 17
  • bomb plot

    OCALA, Fla. (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a Florida man planned to blow up several Target stores along the East Coast in an attempt to buy cheap stock in the company. The Orlando Sentinel reports …

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    17 Feb 17
  • Homicide Investigation

    MONTEVIDEO, Minn. (AP) — Police in western Minnesota are investigating the death of a newborn baby as a homicide. Montevideo police were called on Jan. 18 to the Chippewa County Montevideo Hospital about an infant …

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    17 Feb 17
  • fire investigation

    One person was taken to the hospital for treatment after an apartment fire in Montrose Wednesday night. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says 43-year-old Keri Lynn Johnson-Reuben was taken to HCMC and is listed in …

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    16 Feb 17
  • Daniel Heinrich

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The man who admitted last year that he abducted and killed Jacob Wetterling in 1989 will not have to pay restitution to his victims. A federal judge ruled Tuesday that Danny Heinrich …

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    15 Feb 17
  • shooting

    BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say the woman who was fatally shot in a Brooklyn Center hotel over the weekend was a teenager from St. Cloud. The Hennepin County medical examiner’s office on Tuesday …

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    15 Feb 17