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  • Lois Ann Riess and Vehicle

    (Learfield News Service)  Authorities have identified the victim of a Friday murder in Dodge County as 54-year-old David Riess of Blooming Prairie and investigators are looking for his wife, 56-year-old Lois Ann Riess, as a …

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    27 Mar 18
  • scam alert

    Phone scammers are targeting residents in Sibley County. The sheriff’s office says someone has been calling area medical facilities and businesses and asking for people by name. The caller claims there’s an arrest warrant out …

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    27 Mar 18
  • U S Census Bureau

    (Learfield News Service)  2017 census numbers show more than a quarter-million people were added to Minnesota’s population in the past seven years. Most of the new people settled in the Twin Cities area with Scott …

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    26 Mar 18
  • Gregory Scheel

    (KWLM/Willmar MN-) 33-year-old Gregory Scheel of Paynesville is expected to be arraigned on charges of Intentional 2nd Degree Murder in Stearns County District Court this week. Scheel is in the Kandiyohi County Jail in Willmar, …

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    26 Mar 18
  • vote

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota’s elections chief says he’s been working closely with the Department of Homeland Security to protect the state’s balloting process from attack. Secretary of State Steve Simon even got a …

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    26 Mar 18
  • Capitol Building

    (Learfield News Service/ St. Paul, MN) It’s a busy week at the State Capitol before the Passover and Easter break begins Friday. By the end of the day Thursday, bills that are to stay alive …

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    26 Mar 18
  • Gregory Scheel

    (KWLM/Paynesville MN-) The Stearns County Sheriff’s Department has released more details on the deaths of an elderly couple from Paynesville. A news release says a niece of 93-year-old Willie and 80-year-old Gloria Scheel reported them …

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    26 Mar 18
  • weathercancellations

    Weather Announcements for Saturday, March 24- -The Glencoe Lions Club Bar Bingo/Meat Raffle scheduled for Saturday, March 24 has been cancelled.  The next event is scheduled for Saturday, April 7. -The Easter Bunny’s visit to the Cosmos Community …

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    23 Mar 18