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  • Fatal Accident

    A pedestrian was killed early Tuesday morning in Renville County after being struck by a semi. According to the State Patrol, 29 year old Kara Diane Dirtseller of Sisseton, South Dakota, was walking in the …

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    23 Aug 17
  • President Trump

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence says President Donald Trump is sending a “message of resolve and commitment” on Afghanistan. Speaking on NBC’s “Today” show Tuesday, Pence said Trump is offering “a whole new …

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    22 Aug 17
  • Minnehaha Academy Explosion

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A preliminary report about an explosion at a Minneapolis school says a maintenance worker smelled natural gas and used a radio to tell others to evacuate just a minute before the blast. …

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    22 Aug 17
  • Missing Persons Found

    McLeod County authorities say a Hutchinson man with dementia that was reported missing Friday has been found and is okay. Authorities say 85-year old Darwin Mathews left a residence in Hutchinson at about 4pm Friday …

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    18 Aug 17
  • NWS

    (Learfield News Service/Chanhassen, MN)  There were seven tornadoes that touched down on Wednesday across portions of southern Minnesota. The National Weather Service says two EF-0 twisters hit south of Nicollet while two of the same …

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    18 Aug 17
  • court

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A North Dakota man is accused of scamming Minnesota public programs out of more than $300,000. The St. Paul Pioneer Press reports that 45-year-old Elfonzo Shelby, of Fargo, is charged …

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    18 Aug 17
  • Emergency

    (KSTP/Paynesville, MN) A semi trailer fire forced a closure and initial evacuation along westbound Highway 23 in Paynesville Township early this morning (Friday). According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the semi truck containing hazardous materials …

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    18 Aug 17
  • Renville County Parks

    Recent heavy rains have caused the closing of six Renville County parks, due to flooding. Anderson Lake, Beaver Falls, Birch Coulee, Mack Lake, Skalbekken, and Vicksburg County Parks are all closed. However, officials say Lake …

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    18 Aug 17