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  • Crash

    Two people were injured in a two-vehicle crash in Meeker County Monday morning. The State Patrol says 49-year-old Patrick Ampe of Eden Valley was taken to HCMC for treatment of life-threatening injuries. He was driving …

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    14 Feb 17
  • court

    A Gibbon man has been charged with felony assault and property damage as well as misdemeanors for reckless driving, hit-and-run and disorderly conduct. Thirty-four-year-old Nathan Lee Helget admitted to Authorities that he rammed another vehicle …

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    10 Feb 17
  • Arson

    A Paynesville man has been charged with arson for trying to burn down his apartment building Tuesday morning.   KWLM reports 28-year-old Sue Yee is charged with 1st Degree Arson of a Dwelling and 1st Degree Arson of …

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    10 Feb 17
  • influenza

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota has recorded its first child death due to influenza this season. The state Department of Health said Thursday that one child death related to influenza has been reported since …

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    10 Feb 17
  • MPCA

    NEW ULM, Minn. (AP) — A hazardous materials team is cleaning up a mercury spill in New Ulm. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency says the spill was reported Tuesday. A waste hauler had noticed the …

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    09 Feb 17
  • fire investigation

    (Paynesville MN-) Several Paynesville residents are homeless after a fire at an apartment building early Tuesday morning. Paynesville Police Chief Paul Wegner says just before 4 a.m. the Paynesville Fire and Police Departments were called …

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    08 Feb 17
  • Fatal Crash

    A Redwood Falls man died this morning (Monday) in a head-on crash with a semi truck south of Olivia. The State Patrol says 46-year-old Todd Serbus was taken to Redwood County Hospital, where he died. …

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    06 Feb 17
  • court

    A Gaylord man is facing several felony charges for assaulting a woman and forcing her to lie on the floor for hours. Forty-two-year-old Willy John Schmidt was charged Wednesday with felony domestic assault and felony …

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    06 Feb 17