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  • Train Crash

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Aides to Minnesota Rep. Jason Lewis say he’s been discharged from a Virginia hospital after suffering a concussion when a train carrying House Republicans to a retreat struck a truck. …

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    01 Feb 18
  • Minneapolis Bomb Squad

    (KWLM/Willmar, MN)  The loud boom people in Willmar heard last (Tuesday) night was the Minneapolis Bomb Squad blowing up explosive devises found at a rural Willmar home.   According to the Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Department, at 3:45 …

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    31 Jan 18
  • Fire

    Fire destroyed a home near Belle Plaine Tuesday morning. The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office says they received a report of a house fire just after 8:30 in Faxon Township, about 2 miles north of Belle …

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    31 Jan 18
  • Electrolux

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — Freezer-maker Electrolux says it plans to close its plant in St. Cloud by the end of 2019, a move that will affect about 900 employees. Electrolux spokeswoman Eloise Hale tells …

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    31 Jan 18
  • Pedestrian Hit

    Two Hutchinson teens were injured after being hit by a vehicle as they were crossing a street Friday evening. Police say a 14-year-old boy and a 14-year-old girl were crossing Main Street at Washington Avenue …

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    30 Jan 18
  • MPCA

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A state survey says Minnesota communities will need almost $5 billion to fix aging sewer systems in the next 20 years. Minnesota Public Radio reports that the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency surveys …

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    30 Jan 18
  • Archdiocese

    CARVER, Minn. (AP) — The Carver County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an allegation of criminal sexual misconduct against a priest in Carver. Rev. Thomas Joseph said in a statement that he was surprised by the …

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    26 Jan 18
  • Jim Ohnstad

    A former co-worker here at the radio station and a voice familiar with long-time listeners has died. Former KDUZ Program Director and Announcer Jim Ohnstad died Tuesday at his home in Las Vegas, Nevada at …

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    25 Jan 18