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    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A central Minnesota woman who’s behind bars in Kentucky is charged with fatally bludgeoning her father with an axe-like tool. Thirty-eight-year-old Lisa May Kearney was charged Wednesday in Stearns County …

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    15 Jan 16
  • Fatal Crash

    A Cokato woman is dead after a head-on crash in Delano Wednesday night that involved three vehicles. The State Patrol says 40-year-old Mayla Macon died at the scene. She was a passenger in a car …

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    14 Jan 16
  • Powerball Winning Numbers

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — A spokesman for the California lottery says a winning Powerball ticket was sold at a store in suburban Los Angeles. Reports also say winning tickets were sold in Tennessee and …

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    14 Jan 16
  • Powerball

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The world’s largest lottery jackpot has grown to $1.5 billion because of continuing strong Powerball ticket sales. Lottery officials increased their estimate of the huge jackpot for the second day …

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    13 Jan 16
  • Firefighter

    Crews responded to a couple of house fires in McLeod County yesterday (Monday). The first was just after 7:30 in the morning at a residence on 50th Street, southwest of Brownton. Officials say there was …

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    12 Jan 16
  • Senator Scott Newman

    State Senator Scott Newman of Hutchinson will be among those speaking at an event in Hutchinson tonight regarding the issue of Child Sex Trafficking in West Central MN. Newman says without any doubt, sexual exploitation …

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    12 Jan 16
  • powerball

    AUSTIN, Texas (AP) —Disappointed you didn’t win the Powerball jackpot? Don’t be. Lottery officials say the estimated $1.3 billion prize is not just the largest in the United States, but in the world. No one …

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    11 Jan 16
  • Emergency

    (KWLM/Granite Falls)  A Wood Lake man is dead after passing out while cleaning out a tanker trailer in Yellow Medicine County.    The sheriff’s department says just before 5 p.m. Thursday 34-year-old Jamie Hyatt of Wood Lake and 34-year-old …

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    08 Jan 16