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  • Wright County Sheriff

    INTERNATIONAL FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say a woman found beaten at a park in central Minnesota has died, and three people have been arrested. Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty said in an update posted …

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    06 Jun 16
  • boil water advisory

    (Hector, MN) The Minnesota Department of Health has lifted the Boil Water Advisory for the city of Hector. The advisory was issued on Thursday and lifted Saturday. Testing results indicated no bacterial contamination. Residents are …

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    06 Jun 16
  • Wright County Sheriff

    Investigators are asking for the public’s help in finding two people connected to the assault of a Buffalo, Minnesota, woman found unresponsive in a Wright County park. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says the victim, 19-year-old Cheyenne …

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    03 Jun 16
  • boil water advisory

    A Boil Water Advisory has been issued for the City of Hector from the Minnesota Department of Health.  Officials say loss of pressure in the system potentially could cause backflow and bacterial contamination. Residents in …

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    03 Jun 16
  • Paisley Park

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Word from authorities that Prince died of an overdose of a powerful opioid is far from the end of the investigation. In some ways, it’s just the beginning. In the coming months, …

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    03 Jun 16
  • UCLA Campus Shooting

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The path to the campus shooting death of a UCLA professor began nearly 2,000 miles away in Minnesota. There, a former student with a grudge, Mainak Sarkar, killed a woman, police …

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    03 Jun 16
  • money

    LITCHFIELD – The luck of the horseshoe was apparently with a farrier from Meeker County. Joseph Yanish, a professional farrier from Litchfield, won $1 million May 14 playing Powerball. The West Central Tribune reports Yanish …

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    03 Jun 16
  • Prince

    CHICAGO (AP) — Tests show that Prince died of an opioid overdose, a law-enforcement official told The Associated Press on Thursday. The 57-year-old singer was found dead April 21 at his estate in Chanhassen. The …

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    02 Jun 16