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  • Gov Dayton

    Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton on Wednesday asked that counties damaged by floods last month be declared a presidential disaster area. Dayton also added 16 counties to the state disaster list, meaning 51 of Minnesota’s 87 …

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    10 Jul 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A Cologne man is dead after a two-vehicle crash in Carver County Monday evening. 81-year-old Godfrey Widmer was taken to HCMC where he was pronounced dead. The State Patrol says Widmer was driving on Carver …

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    09 Jul 14
  • mosquito

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The West Nile virus has been found in Minnesota for the first time this year. According to the Metropolitan Mosquito Control District, mosquitoes collected last week in Scott County tested positive for …

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    07 Jul 14
  • Wright County Sheriff

    Two search warrants in Monticello Wednesday led to seven arrests related to drugs and stolen property. Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports that on Wednesday, at approximately 10:30am, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office Special Investigations …

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    04 Jul 14
  • Taste of MN

    WACONIA, Minn. (AP) — Flooding in St. Paul forced A Taste of Minnesota to move this year’s festival to the Carver County Fairgrounds and the festival begins today (Thursday). The food and music festival was …

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    03 Jul 14
  • usps

    WAITE PARK, Minn. (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service is going ahead with plans to close four mail processing centers in Minnesota. It’s part of a move to close 82 centers nationwide to save $750 …

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    03 Jul 14
  • Robert Warwick

    18-year-old Robbie Warwick of Willmar will be spending a minimum of 30 years in prison for his involvement in the July 29th 2013 murder of his grandmother, 79-year-old Lila Warwick. In a packed Kandiyohi County …

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    02 Jul 14
  • 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