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  • crash investigation

    Two people were seriously injured in a head-on crash in eastern Carver County Tuesday afternoon, and the authorities have now released the identity of the second driver. She’s identified as 50-year-old Renae Taylor of Andover. …

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    04 Sep 14
  • no chickens

    ATWATER — A loud and vocal crowd crammed into the Atwater City Council chambers Wednesday night in support of the small town’s police chief who had received statewide, and even national, media attention this week …

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    04 Sep 14
  • Stormy Weather

    WAVERLY, Minn. (AP) — Thunderstorms have swept across western and central Minnesota, causing street flooding and wiping out an orchard’s apple crop the day before it was to be picked. The National Weather Service reports …

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    04 Sep 14
  • rainbow

    As rain moved into the area this morning (Wedneday, September 3, 2014), a brief ray of sun caused this rainbow photographed by J.P. Meier.

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    03 Sep 14
  • RC Hospital & Clinics

    A $24 million project to build a new RC Hospital and Clinics facility on the eastern edge of Olivia along U.S. Highway 212 has caught the attention of lots of motorists, and a company with …

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    03 Sep 14
  • Kandiyohi County

    Starting September 29th, the Kandiyohi County License Bureau in Willmar will be open until 6 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Officials say extending the hours into the early evening is designed to improve customer service. …

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    03 Sep 14
  • crash investigation

    Two people were seriously injured in a head-on crash in eastern Carver County yesterday afternoon (Tuesday). The State Patrol says 75-year-old John Saxby of Mayer was driving a vehicle west on Highway 7 and drifted …

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    03 Sep 14
  • copper

    A Gibbon man has been charged with theft after allegedly stealing copper from a Gaylord business last month. 32-year-old Herbert Ronald Fischer has been charged with felony theft in connection with the theft of copper …

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    02 Sep 14