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  • Dassel Cokato Schools

    On Sunday evening, Dassel-Cokato School officials were made aware of a vague threat written on the wall of a high school storage room which said “People will die 4/19/16.” Students can access the storage room …

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    20 Apr 16
  • School Board Election

    A man who previously sued the Sibley East School District has won a seat on its school board. The Mankato Free Press reports farmer Nathan Kranz won the special election to fill a vacancy on …

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    20 Apr 16
  • burning ban lifted

    The burning restrictions that went into effect on April 15th for McLeod County have been lifted effective today (April 19th). The McLeod County Fire Chief’s urge people to still use caution when burning. Authorities say people …

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    19 Apr 16
  • Fatal Crash

    Authorities have released the name of the woman killed in a two-vehicle crash in Meeker County Friday night. She’s identified as 36-year-old Christina Crottier of Litchfield. She died at the scene. Five others were seriously …

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    18 Apr 16
  • New Ulm Perkins

    A fire at Perkins Restaurant on South Broadway in New Ulm Sunday afternoon caused extensive damage. General Manager Bobbi Fuhr says the 100 or so customers and staff in the restaurant were safely evacuated at …

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    18 Apr 16
  • Fatal Crash

    One person is dead and five others were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash at an intersection in Meeker County Friday night. The name of the victim has not been released. The State Patrol says …

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    16 Apr 16
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    Students at Eden Valley Watkins High School are mourning the death of a classmate. The St. Cloud Times says on Tuesday morning, 16-year-old Jake Foehrenbacher was lifting weights before school when suddenly appeared to be …

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    15 Apr 16
  • Air Pollution Advisory

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has issued an air pollution advisory for parts of Minnesota, including the Twin Cities metro area. The agency says the advisory was prompted by a …

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    15 Apr 16