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  • Police Chase

    Two people are confirmed dead and a major metro highway is shut down after a police chase led to gunfire inEden Prairie shortly before 8 a.m. Friday. Minnesota State Patrol spokesman Lt. Eric Roeske confirms …

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    07 Feb 14
  • carbon monoxide

    A suspected carbon monoxide leak has forced an evacuation at a Minnesota school and sent 30 children to the hospital. Police were called to Springfield Public School just after 9:30 a.m. Thursday after a couple …

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    07 Feb 14
  • Firefighter

    Fire destroyed a shed in Wright County’s Chatham Township Thursday morning. At just after 9:30am, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a fire located in a shed at 413 Coburn Avenue Northwest in …

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    07 Feb 14
  • propane supply

    With the propane shortages impacting several areas across the Midwest and the State of Minnesota, McLeod County Emergency Management would like to encourage citizens that use propane as a heating source to be aware of …

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    06 Feb 14
  • Gov Dayton

    ST. PAUL, MN – A day after expanding eligibility for the state’s Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) – an executive action that will help tens of thousands more Minnesota households affected by the ongoing propane …

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    06 Feb 14
  • Fatal Snowmobile Accident

    On Saturday afternoon, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a snowmobile verses truck accident at 13788 County Road 75 Northwest in Silver Creek Township. Authorities say the initial investigation indicates that a snowmobile …

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    05 Feb 14
  • farm bill

    The U.S. Senate Tuesday afternoon passed a new five-year Farm Bill which now goes to President Obama for his signature.  MNN reports Minnesota Senators Amy Klobuchar and Al Franken both voted “yes”, as did Iowa …

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    05 Feb 14
  • Renville County Sheriff

    A convicted level 3 predatory sex offender plans to move to Renville this Friday (Feb 7th). Jeffrey Lingl has previously lived in Bird Island and Olivia. Lingl is not wanted by police and has completed …

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    03 Feb 14