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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
  • lighter fluid

    OLIVIA — A 20-year-old man lit his parents’ Olivia home on fire early Dec. 3, authorities say — but not before he had moved his DVDs, books, computer and other personal items out of the …

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    10 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
  • Juan El Chapo Guzman

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Notorious drug trafficker Juan “El Chapo” Guzman is behind bars in New York after extradition from Mexico last month. Now federal prosecutors in North Dakota have their sights set on bringing …

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    09 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
  • MnSP

    FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A Minnesota cooperative plans to build a $240 million soybean processing plant in North Dakota. Officials with Minnesota Soybean Processors, or MnSP, say the co-op has selected a site on 150 …

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    08 Feb 17