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  • black bear

    An Albertville resident reported that a black bear had walked up to their sliding glass door in the back yard last evening. Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty says the call came in at 7:45pm from …

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    02 Jul 14
  • crash investigation

    Two men were injured in a one-vehicle crash north of Olivia Tuesday afternoon. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says 22-year-old Jonathan Kaufenberg of Olivia was driving an SUV northbound on County Road 14, when he …

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    02 Jul 14
  • KGLB Flooding

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Initial estimates from recent flooding across Minnesota put the public infrastructure damage at $32 million, with more assessments to come that will push the total up. Gov. Mark Dayton and …

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    02 Jul 14
  • Archdiocese

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis is investigating its leader for alleged misconduct. Archbishop John Nienstedt says in a statement Tuesday that he ordered the investigation after the allegations surfaced. He …

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    02 Jul 14
  • Road Construction

    The start date for a road construction project in the Gaylord area has been pushed back a week. Motorists driving highways 5, 19 and 22 will encounter detours as crews begin the first stage of …

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    01 Jul 14
  • Andrew Joseph Dikken

    Andrew Dikken, the 29-year-old from Renville, has pleaded guilty to two counts of First Degree Murder, and has been sentenced to life in prison without parole. Dikken appeared for a plea hearing before Judge Thomas …

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    01 Jul 14
  • biodiesel

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota raises the bar on biodiesel this week. Starting Tuesday, state law will require all diesel fuel sold in Minnesota to contain at least 10 percent biodiesel. The mandate will …

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    30 Jun 14
  • forklift

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hennepin County authorities have identified the worker who died after a stack of wood fell from his forklift and crushed him. The medical examiner’s office said Sunday the man was 36-year-old Travis …

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    30 Jun 14