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  • Firefighter

    The Winsted Police Department and area fire departments responded to a fire call at A-Plus Apartments in Winsted at 12:05 p.m. Monday. The Herald Journal reports an apartment resident said she called 911 after she …

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    22 Mar 16
  • influenza

    (MNN/St Paul) If you’ve been sick with the flu your’re not alone. The Minnesota Department of Health is reporting two more pediatric flu deaths, bringing the total to three so far this season. According to …

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    18 Mar 16
  • heroin

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State public safety officials say a batch of heroin possibly laced with other narcotics has apparently caused at least seven overdose deaths in Minnesota in recent weeks. Investigators believe the …

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    17 Mar 16
  • court

    NEW PRAGUE, Minn. (AP) — A 47-year-old woman is accused of using her cellphone while driving, causing her to kill a man getting his morning newspaper on the outskirts of New Prague. The Star Tribune …

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    15 Mar 16
  • knife

    A Dassel teen has been arrested after allegedly trying to attack her family with a knife Friday night. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says they received a report of a domestic situation at an address …

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    14 Mar 16
  • Fatal Crash

    Authorities have released the name of the Monticello man who was killed Saturday morning in a pedestrian-vehicle accident that occurred on northbound Highway 25 at Kjellberg Court in Monticello. The State Patrol says 51-year-old Robert …

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    14 Mar 16
  • Fatal Crash

    A Litchfield teen died Sunday after his vehicle drifted off of Meeker County Road 9 in Darwin Township and crashed. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says 16-year-old Marcus Huhn was driving a car northbound just …

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    14 Mar 16
  • influenza

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Department of Health says the state has seen the first flu-related death of a child this flu season. An update issued Thursday by the Department of Health said …

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    11 Mar 16