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  • MPCA

    At the request of stakeholders, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency is extending the public comment period for the draft 2016 impaired waters list by 30 days. That means the agency will accept written comments through September …

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    30 Aug 16
  • death investigation

    Wright County authorities are investigating the death of an 18-year-old Montrose man. Sheriff Joe Hagerty says they received a report of an unconscious male lying in the roadway in the 500 block of 1st Street …

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    30 Aug 16
  • Emergency

    ALEXANDRIA, Minn. (AP) — A 29-year-old man is dead after he apparently went overboard while testing a boat in an Alexandria lake. Authorities say they got a call Saturday morning about a man overboard on …

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    29 Aug 16
  • Starry Stonewort

    PAYNESVILLE, Minn. (AP) — The association at Lake Koronis is taking an aggressive approach to get rid of starry stonewort. The invasive species was confirmed on the lake last summer. It has wrapped around boat …

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    29 Aug 16
  • Officer Involved Shooting

    EAGAN, Minn. (AP) — Police in Eagan say a suspect is dead after an officer-involved shooting. Authorities say they responded to a report of a man firing a gun in the driveway of an apartment …

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    29 Aug 16
  • Python Captured

    An 8-foot-long python was captured Saturday in Buffalo Creek Park near Glencoe and KSTP reports the McLeod County Sheriff’s Office is now seeking its owner or owners. According to the sheriff’s office, the snake was …

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    29 Aug 16
  • stthomasmore

    Parishioners from Lake Lillian and Kandiyohi will gather together one last time this weekend at two historic churches before the buildings are shuttered.The Church of St. Patrick in Kandiyohi and the Church of St. Thomas …

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    26 Aug 16
  • MN National Guard

    More than 150 soldiers from the Minnesota Army National Guard’s 682nd Engineer Battalion are returning to Willmar this weekend following a 10-month deployment. The West Central Tribune reports The return ceremony will be at 3:30 …

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    26 Aug 16