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  • Firefighter

    Six people suffered smoke inhalation and are now homeless after a house fire in Hector. Fire Chief Patrick Callahan says just before 9 Tuesday night they responded to a report of a house fire at …

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    13 Mar 14
  • avalanche

    Park County authorities in Montana say an 18-year-old man from Lake Lillian, MN, has died after he was buried in an avalanche while snowmobiling. He’s identified as 18-year-old Zach Junkermeier. The Park County Sheriff’s Office …

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    12 Mar 14
  • Archdiocese

    The Ramsey County Attorney’s office has declined to file charges against Archbishop John Nienstedt after a youth alleged inappropriate touching after a confirmation ceremony in 2009. MNN reports Archbishop Nienstedt adamantly denied the allegations and …

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    12 Mar 14
  • methamphetamine

    A Hutchinson Husband and Wife have been charged with methamphetamine crimes involving a child. 38-year-old Bradley Allan Peterson and 50-year-old Robin Lynne Peterson were arrested Wednesday morning when police executed a search warrant at their …

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    11 Mar 14
  • Railroad Crossing

    A 25-year-old woman is dead after being hit by a Burlington Northern train early Saturday morning in Independence. According to the West Hennepin Public Safety Department, the accident happened at 1:15 a.m. just off Highway …

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    10 Mar 14
  • Caleb Erickson

    ST. PAUL, MN – In honor and remembrance of Lance Corporal Caleb L. Erickson, Governor Mark Dayton has ordered all U.S. flags and Minnesota flags to be flown at half-staff at all state and federal …

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    10 Mar 14
  • Fatal Crash

    SLEEPY EYE, Minn. (AP) — The Sleepy Eye public schools superintendent says counselors and clergy will be available for students and teachers mourning the deaths of four people, two of which graduated from the high …

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    10 Mar 14
  • Fatal Crash

    SLEEPY EYE, Minn. (AP) – Four people are dead after a two-vehicle crash on Highway 14 near Sleepy Eye.The State Patrol says Saturday morning that the victims are all male. Two were 17 years old, …

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    08 Mar 14