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    A long-awaited Highway 14 construction project in southern Minnesota appears to be back on track. The project was nearly derailed six months ago by bids 31 percent higher than expected. But Matt Rottermond, project manager …

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    26 Mar 12
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    A 5-year-old girl was allegedly assaulted by two 8-year-old boys on a New Ulm school bus last week. School officials say that the boys apparently pulled the girl into the back of the bus and …

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    26 Mar 12
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    It’s a foggy Saturday morning. A dense fog advisory is in effect today until 9 AM. After the fog clears, another nice day should follow. The National Weather Service forecast says it will be partly …

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    24 Mar 12
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    On Friday, a bill to give Minnesotans the chance to weigh in on whether a photo ID should be required to vote was passed by the Minnesota State Senate. The question of whether a photo ID should …

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    24 Mar 12
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    Authorities have released the name of the man who died after a two-vehicle crash near Blomkest Friday morning. The State Patrol says 42-year-old Brian Larson of Willmar died at Rice Memorial Hospital. 19-year-old John Folk …

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    24 Mar 12
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    One person is dead and another was serioulsy injured in a two-vehicle crash near Blomkest this morning. 19-year-old John Folk of Olivia was taken to Rice Memorial Hospital in critical condition. The State Patrol says …

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    23 Mar 12
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    The Minnesota State Patrol says a pedestrian was killed while standing in the right lane of a road in Carver County Thursday morning. 17-year-old Andrew Mulville was wrapped in a dark-colored blanket when he was …

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    23 Mar 12
  • Glencoe Plane Crash

    Authorities have released the names of the three people killed in a small airplane crash in McLeod County Wednesday morning. Killed in the crash were 52-year-old Stuart Dahlberg and his wife 36-year-old Ivelisse of Brooklyn …

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    21 Mar 12