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  • Minnesota National Guard

    Five Minnesota National Guard soldiers from the Litchfield unit have been wounded in an attack in Afghanistan. The five are members of the 849th Mobility Augmentation Company based in Litchfield. The unit deployed 95 members …

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    22 Jan 14
  • Fire

    A fire in Glencoe Monday night destroyed a family-owned truck repair shop. According to the McLeod County Sheriff’s Office, the fire was reported at 5:25 p.m. at Sidco 4×4, located at 2810 9th Street SE. …

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    22 Jan 14
  • Firefighter

    Inclement weather hindered fire fighters efforts to put out a garage and house fire in Wright County early Saturday morning. At 04:16 AM Saturday, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office was notified of a structure fire …

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    22 Jan 14
  • crash investigation

    Three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash north of New Auburn Saturday afternoon. 50-year-old Daniel Lindeman of Glencoe was taken to Glencoe Regional Health Services for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The State Patrol …

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    20 Jan 14
  • Snow Plow

    A 25-year-old Cosmos man was injured Wednesday when the vehicle he was driving collided with a snow plow. Blowing snow and poor visibility is being blamed for the accident, which happened around 4:30 p.m. Wednesday …

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    17 Jan 14
  • court

    Three Willmar women made their first court appearances Wednesday on felony third-degree assault and theft charges for their roles in allegedly beating a woman and then stealing her cell phone in October. The West Central …

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    16 Jan 14
  • crash investigation

    A 76-year-old Plato woman was injured in a 3-vehicle crash on Highway 212 near Glencoe Wednesday evening. The crash happened shortly after 5:30pm at the intersection with Dairy Avenue. A vehicle driven by 33-year-old Harish …

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    16 Jan 14
  • blizzard

    There’s a blizzard warning in effect until midnight tonight (Thursday) for the area. The day starts with mild temperatures, but The National Weather Service says conditions will deteriorate this morning and last through tonight with …

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    16 Jan 14