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  • Christopher Rossing

    Drinking, flirting and jealousy preceded the suspected beating and kidnapping of a 25-year-old Wright County man whose whereabouts remain a mystery three weeks later, according to felony charges against a Hutchinson, Minn., couple. The Star …

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    15 Sep 14
  • corn pile

     WORTHINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s corn crop may be larger than first thought, thanks to recent rains. Last month, the U.S. Agriculture Department estimated the state corn crop at a big 168 bushels an acre. …

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    12 Sep 14
  • arrest

    (SHAKOPEE, Minn.)  The murder suspect at the center of a manhunt is now in custody. KEYC TV reports Shakopee Police confirmed via social media that they’ve arrested 44 year-old Lyle “Ty” Hoffman. Authorities think he …

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    11 Sep 14
  • Wright County Sheriff

    (Woodland Township, MN) — Authorities have identified the man who drowned Saturday night on Dog Lake in Wright County. The sheriff’s office says 53-year-old Dennis Venske of Winsted was fishing off a public access dock …

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    10 Sep 14
  • FAA

    (KWLM/Montevideo) Two men were killed in a plane crash near Montevideo Sunday.   The Chippewa County Sheriff’s Department says the crash happened in a soybean field half-a-mile north of the Jennie-O/Turkey Store plant, on the north edge of …

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    09 Sep 14
  • Wright County Sheriff

    The Wright County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a possible drowning that happened Saturday evening on Dog Lake. Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports that on Saturday at about 5:50pm the Wright County Sheriff’s Office communications center received …

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    07 Sep 14
  • Stearns County

    (MNN/Albany, MN) — An Albany man is charged with second-degree murder in the death of his infant son. Thirty-two-year-old Robert Kaiser made his first court appearance Friday in Stearns County and the judge set bail …

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    06 Sep 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A Henderson woman died after a head-on crash in Carver County yesterday (Thursday) morning. 64-year-old Kathryn Robinson died at the scene. The State Patrol says Robinson was traveling northbound on Highway 41 at the Minnesota …

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    05 Sep 14