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  • Renville County Sheriff

    A worker was seriously injured Tuesday morning when a trench wall collapsed while a crew was installing tile in a field north of Morton. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says 45-year-old Scott David Reinhart of …

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    28 Oct 15
  • White House

    A Sibley County farm was honored Monday at the White House. Martin and Loretta Jaus have a 410-acre organic farm six miles north and two miles west of Gibbon. They were among 12 recipients who …

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    27 Oct 15
  • Wright County Sheriff

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A medical examiner says alcohol was a factor in the death of a Monticello man who went missing after a wedding reception in Otsego. Twenty-three-year-old Joe Brunn had been heading for a …

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    27 Oct 15
  • robbery at gunpoint

    Willmar police continue to investigate an armed robbery reported Friday night at Sunray Express and Sunray Spirits. Police say the convenience store and liquor store, located at 3001 First Ave. N.W. just off Kandiyohi County …

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    26 Oct 15
  • H5N2

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tests on more than 750 ducks shot by Minnesota hunters this fall have turned up no signs of the kind of bird flu that devastated the Midwest poultry industry earlier this year. …

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    23 Oct 15
  • Big Game Treestands

    (MNN/Minneapolis, MN) — More than 12-thousand tree stands used for deer hunting are being recalled by a Minnesota company due to a fall hazard. The Consumer Product Safety Commission says the assembly cables on stands …

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    22 Oct 15
  • BNSF Train

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has told BNSF Railway’s top executive that he is “deeply concerned” about a recent increase in Bakken oil trains on western suburban tracks into downtown Minneapolis. In a …

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    22 Oct 15
  • Firefighter

    A rural Dassel home was damaged by fire yesterday (Tuesday). At approximately 10:20 p.m., the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a structure fire at a residence in the 22300 block of 708th Avenue, Southwest …

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    21 Oct 15