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  • Harvest

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s fall harvest is running well ahead of last year’s pace for most crops. In its weekly crop progress and condition report for Minnesota, the U.S. Department of Agriculture said …

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    22 Sep 15
  • Salmonella

    ALBANY, Ga. (AP) — Relatives of Americans whose deaths were linked to salmonella-tainted food from a Georgia peanut plant are applauding stiff prison sentences imposed on the plant’s owner and two others. Former Peanut Corporation …

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    22 Sep 15
  • Dwayne Case

    Murder Suspect Dwayne Case of Morgan appeared for a hearing in Renville County District Court in Olivia Friday. The 28-year-old is accused of killing his girlfriend, 45-year-old Elizabeth Gregg of Morgan, with a bow and …

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    22 Sep 15
  • MRI Unit

    A ribbon cutting ceremony was held this morning (Monday) for the new RC Hospital and Clinic in Olivia. Immediately following, officials offered the public tours of the new facility. Ground was broken on the new …

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    21 Sep 15
  • Railroad Crossing

    A 5-year-old boy was ejected from the vehicle he was riding in Friday afternoon when the vehicle was hit by a train on 23rd North Street in New Ulm. According to police, the train was …

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    21 Sep 15
  • Wright County Sheriff

    Wright County Sheriff Joe Hagerty is reminding local residents to be wary of unscrupulous contractors using pressure tactics and deceit to sell their driveway repair services. Law Enforcement agencies continue to receive reports of contractors …

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    20 Sep 15
  • A worker wearing a protection suit cull chickens at a poultry farm where the bird flu virus had been found in Takanabe Town, Miyazaki prefecture January 31, 2011

    The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) has released a “Fall Preparedness and Response” plan for the bird flu. Roughly 50 million turkeys and chickens were killed in spring, in what the USDA called “the …

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    20 Sep 15
  • fire investigation

    Wright County authorities are investigating garage fire last weekend that they say appears suspicious. Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports that on Saturday, September 12th, at 2:25am Wright County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a report of a …

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    20 Sep 15