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  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota Legislature has voted to repeal the state’s long-standing ban on Sunday liquor sales. The state Senate passed a bill undoing the Prohibition-era ban on a 38-28 vote Monday. It …

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    27 Feb 17
  • McLeod County Courthouse

    A Winsted man has been charged with felony motor vehicle theft after he admitted to taking a van from Litchfield Saturday afternoon. Hutchinson Police say they were notified to be on the lookout for a …

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    23 Feb 17
  • Fatal Crash

    A Monticello School District employee was killed Wednesday morning in Big Lake Township when the vehicle he was driving was struck by an SUV. KSTP reports that a school district official confirmed the victim, Matthew …

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    23 Feb 17
  • High Speed Chase

    WILLMAR — A Blomkest teenager was charged Wednesday in Kandiyohi County District Court in connection with a seven-mile, high-speed chase in Willmar from police officers Tuesday. The West Central Tribune reports 17-year-old Ryan Patrick Stinnett …

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    23 Feb 17
  • Firefighter

    At around noon Tuesday, the Meeker County Sheriff’s office received a report of a turkey barn fire in the 61900 block of 363rd Street, Manannah Township. Meeker County Deputies, Eden Valley Fire Department, Watkins Fire …

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    22 Feb 17
  • Railroad Crossing

    An 18-year from Litchfield is in critical condition after he was hit by a train in Waverly Monday night as he was walking on the tracks. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says Tre Ertl was …

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    21 Feb 17
  • Emergency

    MINNETONKA, Minn. — A construction worker from Fulton, Missouri was killed Monday afternoon in Minnetonka when a large steel pipe rolled off a semitrailer, crushing him at a construction site. According to the Minnesota State …

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    21 Feb 17
  • capitol bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Minnesota House has voted to undo the state’s decades-old ban on Sunday liquor sales. Monday’s vote was the first step in reversing the Prohibition-era law. Minnesota lawmakers have tried …

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    21 Feb 17