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  • National Weather Service

    The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch from Friday evening through Sunday morning for portions of Central and West-central Minnesota. Officials say significant icing and snowfall are possible Friday night through Sunday …

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    08 Mar 13
  • Cokato

    The Cokato Museum & Historical Society is invites the public to an open house at the museum on Sunday, March 17, 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. to celebrate the 135th Birthday of Cokato. The open house …

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    08 Mar 13
  • MPCA

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has issued an air pollution health advisory for the southern two-thirds of Minnesota, including the Twin Cities metropolitan area and Rochester, effective Friday, March 8th through midday Saturday, March …

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    08 Mar 13
  • Natural Gas

    A second public meeting on a proposed municipal natural gas utility in the city of Brownton has been set for 7pm tonight at the Brownton Community Center. The McLeod County Chronicle reports that on March …

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    07 Mar 13
  • Schell's Brewing Co

    New Ulm’s August Schell Brewing Company has announced a multi-million dollar slate of expansion projects. Schell’s President Ted Marti says the first phase will be a $2-million project, with work expected to get underway at …

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    06 Mar 13
  • Liz VanDerBill

    Elizabeth VanDerBill, a familiar face to many in the Willmar area, has been named Ridgewater College’s new Director of Communications and Marketing. She began her duties on Monday. VanDerBill replaces Sam Bowen, who had been …

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    05 Mar 13
  • Traffic Light

    The temporary deactivation of the traffic signal at the intersection of Highway 5 and Main Street in Arlington, originally scheduled for Monday March 4th, has been delayed so that MnDOT forces can repaint the pedestrian …

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    05 Mar 13
  • Fire Line Do Not Cross

    Eleven pigs and a cow, along with a 30-by-80-foot barn, were lost in a fire reported around 5:15 p.m. Sunday at the William and Mary Nething residence at 63724 260th St., in Darwin Township. According …

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    05 Mar 13