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  • propane tanks

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — With Minnesota still in the throes of the coldest winter in 35 years, state lawmakers are seeking solutions for a propane shortage affecting residents who use the fuel for heating. …

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    25 Feb 14
  • crash investigation

    A rear-end crash in McLeod County Friday evening sent one person to the hospital. The State Patrol says 22-year-old Keagan Bonhus of Hutchinson was taken to Hutchinson Health for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.  He …

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    22 Feb 14
  • MnDot Snowplow

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation in Mankato has upgraded most south central Minnesota highways from hazardous to difficult driving conditions. Motorists are advised that roads will remain difficult as the winds continue to blow and …

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    22 Feb 14
  • MnDot

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation continues to advise no travel in most of south central Minnesota (Friday, Feb. 21 as of 12:30pm) due to ice compaction and blowing snow creating hazardous conditions. Highways remaining closed …

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    21 Feb 14
  • Poor Driving Conditions

    A February snowstorm pushed into Minnesota, making roads slick and forcing schools to close early yesterday. Many area schools are delaying or canceling classes today (Friday).  We’ll (KDUZ/KARP/KGLB) have updated announcements throughout the day and …

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    21 Feb 14
  • Accused Murderer Sent to Prison

    The man accused of murdering a fellow patient at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter has been moved from the Nicollet County Jail to a maximum-security facility in Stillwater. 32-year-old Darnell Dee Whitefeather has …

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    19 Feb 14
  • Fire

    For the second time in two days fire destroyed a house in Meeker County. The sheriff’s department says at 10:47 p.m. last night they were called to an address on County Road 2 in Forest …

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    18 Feb 14
  • Firefighter

    An electric heater used to heat a porch is the suspected cause of an early morning house fire discovered by a passerby Sunday morning southeast of Litchfield. According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s office, a …

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    17 Feb 14