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  • Fatal Crash

    A Waconia Township woman is dead after a one-vehicle crash in Carver County Wednesday afternoon. The State Patrol says 36-year-old Kelly Anna Roush died at the scene. The Patrol says Roush was traveling east on …

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    31 Aug 17
  • Maj Gen Jensen

    ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Mark Dayton today (Wednesday) announced the appointment of Major General Jon A. Jensen to serve as the 31st Adjutant General of the Minnesota National Guard. General Jensen will fill the vacancy …

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    30 Aug 17
  • Phone Scam

    Hutchinson Police are investigating an alleged phone scam that cost the victim $600. Police say the victim, a Hutchinson woman, received a call last week from someone saying he was with Dell Computer and that …

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    29 Aug 17
  • mdh

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials say a measles outbreak that sickened 79 people is over. The outbreak that began April 11 was the largest measles outbreak in Minnesota since 1990. It affected …

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    28 Aug 17
  • Emergency

    (Wellington Township, MN)  A rural Fairfax man has died after being trapped under a lawn mower Friday afternoon in Wellington Township. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says just before 1:30pm, they received a 911 call …

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    28 Aug 17
  • Missing Persons Found

    McLeod County authorities say a Hutchinson man with dementia that was reported missing Friday has been found and is okay. Authorities say 85-year old Darwin Mathews left a residence in Hutchinson at about 4pm Friday …

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    18 Aug 17
  • Emergency

    (KSTP/Paynesville, MN) A semi trailer fire forced a closure and initial evacuation along westbound Highway 23 in Paynesville Township early this morning (Friday). According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the semi truck containing hazardous materials …

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    18 Aug 17
  • Renville County Parks

    Recent heavy rains have caused the closing of six Renville County parks, due to flooding. Anderson Lake, Beaver Falls, Birch Coulee, Mack Lake, Skalbekken, and Vicksburg County Parks are all closed. However, officials say Lake …

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    18 Aug 17