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  • Fatal Crash

    A Shakopee man was killed after losing control and plunging off the Bloomington Ferry Bridge Friday morning. According to the State Patrol, 48-year-old Steven Whiting lost control of his car on an icy patch of …

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    08 Dec 13
  • Fire

    Crews from several area fire departments battled a house fire near Arlington Friday night. The Arlington Fire Department was called out to the farm on 441st Street just after 5pm. Crews from Glencoe, Gaylord, New …

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    08 Dec 13
  • Laura Jean Simonson

    The Farmington Police Department is conducting a missing person investigation on Laura Jean Simonson, a potential vulnerable adult, missing from Farmington since November 1st, 2013. Laura is a 37 year-old white female, 5’2” and 105lbs, …

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    06 Dec 13
  • fire line do not cross

    The remains of a second child killed in a farmhouse fire in southwest Minnesota have been recovered. MNN reports two adults and other kids were able to get out from the home in Lucan Wednesday …

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    06 Dec 13
  • Nelson Mandela

    U.S. Sen. Amy Klobuchar calls Nelson Mandela’s life “a powerful affirmation of the human spirit.” The Minnesota Democrat issued a statement Thursday on the death of Mandela, the first black president of South Africa.  Mandela …

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    06 Dec 13
  • Snowstorm

    The storm system that has blanketed parts of central and northern Minnesota with snow over the past several days is winding down and the Winter Storm Warning has been canceled. Forecasters with the National Weather …

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    05 Dec 13
  • shots fired

    At just after midnight Sunday morning the Renville County Sheriff’s Office responded to the area of Highway 71 and Renville County Road 15, about ½ mile north of Morton, regarding a traffic stop initiated by …

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    03 Dec 13
  • logging accident

    A Henderson man was killed in a logging accident Friday afternoon. The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office says 53-year-old David Bach was pronounced dead at the scene after a branch hit him on the head. Authorities …

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    02 Dec 13