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  • Hunting Accident

    The Meeker County Attorney’s Office says the hunting accident investigation involving Meeker County Commissioner Dale Fenrich (fen-rik) is complete. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office requested the Wright County Sheriff’s Office conduct the investigation. Upon receiving …

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    30 Dec 15
  • Firefighter

    Last night (Monday) at about 11:20pm, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a barn fire at 60314 373rd Street, Manannah Township. Meeker Deputies and the Eden Valley Fire Department responded to the …

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    29 Dec 15
  • Drill Mellum

    A Waconia man has now been charged with raping two students shortly after meeting them at separate college parties last year in Minneapolis. Police say the first incident happened on Halloween of 2014, and the …

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    29 Dec 15
  • fire investigation

    (Lake Lillian) Nobody was hurt in an early morning house fire at the 1600 block of 45th Street Southeast in rural Lake Lillian on Sunday. The West Central Tribune reports the Blomkest  Fire Department, along …

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    29 Dec 15
  • MnDot

    (10:30 a.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises motorists to be prepared for heavy snow Monday(12/28) afternoon through Tuesday (12/29) with moderately high winds making for difficult driving tonight. The National Weather Service is predicting snow starting Monday afternoon through Tuesday.  All of the counties …

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    28 Dec 15
  • nws

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A winter storm could bring up to 10 inches of snow to parts of central and southern Minnesota and parts of Wisconsin. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning this …

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    28 Dec 15
  • MnDot Snowplow

    ***A WINTER STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR WEST CENTRAL MINNESOTA THROUGH TODAY (Saturday). THE WARNING IS GENERALLY WEST OF A LINE FROM ST. PETER TO WILLMAR. ***WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 …

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    26 Dec 15
  • Black Lives Matter Protest

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Officials say a total of 15 people were arrested during a Black Lives Matter protest that started at the Mall of America but quickly moved to Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport. Airport spokesman …

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    24 Dec 15