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  • Frank Mobley

    Frank Mobley, age 74, Onawa, Iowa, passed away Sunday, August 2, 2015, at Oak Terrace Health Care Center in Gaylord, Minnesota.  Arrangements are pending with the Egesdal Funeral Home of Gaylord.

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    03 Aug 15
  • anthony-slavik

    Anthony James Slavik, the man police recently asked the public for help finding, was discovered Saturday night. The New Prague man was found by two hikers, dead and in his vehicle, at the Chadderdon State …

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    03 Aug 15
  • pontoon

    A Clara City man has died when he was trapped under a pontoon after it turtled on Golden pond near Willmar. 76-year-old Philip Thissen was trapped under the overturned boat for 20 minutes, according to …

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    03 Aug 15
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    Heartland Community Action of Willmar and Western Community Action of Marshall are moving ahead with a merger. The board of directors for the two Community Action Agencies voted unanimously July 15 to merge the two …

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    03 Aug 15
  • roundabout

    The safety of roundabouts as a traffic control device was the message from transportation officials discussing Kandiyohi County’s first roundabout to be constructed in 2017. The Minnesota Department of Transportation plans a roundabout at the …

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    03 Aug 15
  • ambulance

    WILLMAR, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota man is dead after he was trapped under a pontoon when it flipped over. The Star Tribune reports three men were on the pontoon Friday morning on Golden Pond …

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    03 Aug 15
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Department of Natural Resources is closing Mille Lacs Lake for walleye fishing at 10 p.m. on Monday. Minnesota natural resources officials said Sunday that anglers had exceeded the central …

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    03 Aug 15
  • police line do not cross

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota law enforcement agencies are starting to count how many untested rape kits they have as state officials aim to tackle a backlog. The effort started Saturday as part of …

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    03 Aug 15