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  • State Seal of MN

    ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Mark Dayton signed an emergency executive order Tuesday to provide assistance and emergency relief services to Renville County. On Monday (December 4), a winter storm with strong winds and blowing …

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    06 Dec 17
  • State Budget

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN)  Minnesota is back in budget deficit territory, according to the latest economic forecast just released.  The state budget is projected to be in the red to the tune of 188 …

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    05 Dec 17
  • Fatal Crash

    (Benson, MN) Authorities have released the name of the Murdock man that was killed in a traffic crash in Benson yesterday. He’s identified as 87-year-old Alfred Urke. The State Patrol says the crash happened at …

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    05 Dec 17
  • Emergency

    A Watertown woman was seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash in Carver County last night (Sunday). The State Patrol says 24-year-old Mariah Goette was driving northbound on Highway 25 north of Highway 5 in Camden …

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    04 Dec 17
  • Gustavus Adolphus

    (Learfield News Service/St. Peter, MN) — A 25-million dollar anonymous donation to Gustavus Adolphus College will go toward supporting career and vocational development for the college’s graduates. Officials announced the gift last week and describe …

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    04 Dec 17
  • Meeker County Sheriff Brian Cruze Badge

    As part of the ongoing investigation into a string of burglaries in Meeker County and the City of Litchfield, a search warrant was conducted at a residence in the 400 block of SW 15th Avenue in …

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    01 Dec 17
  • plea deal

    A former Gibbon teacher who admitted to having a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old boy will likely spend three years on probation. Forty-year-old Megan Jo Johnson pleaded guilty to gross misdemeanor criminal sexual conduct Tuesday …

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    30 Nov 17
  • Keillor

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Humorist and best-selling author Garrison Keillor is off the air after Minnesota Public Radio terminated his contracts over allegations of workplace misconduct. Keillor told the Associated Press on Wednesday he was fired. …

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    30 Nov 17