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  • fatal crash investigation

    A New Ulm Man is dead after a one-vehicle crash in Waseca County late Friday afternoon. 35-year-old Tyson Le Raitz died at the scene. According to the State Patrol, Raitz was traveling westbound on Highway …

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    01 Jun 13
  • whooping cough

        Pertussis (also called whooping cough) has been reported among students at Sibley East SchoolDistrict and in the community.     Pertussis may begin with a runny nose, sneezing, mild cough, and possibly a low-grade fever.  …

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    31 May 13
  • hutch tigers

    The Hutchinson School District has announced their “Students of the Month” for May. They are: Freshman Mandy McRaith, Sophomores Marissa Buske and Madison Jasken, Juniors Kendra Brand and Ashley DeGolier, and Seniors Carl Hoppe, Sarah …

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    31 May 13
  • Century Farms

    The Minnesota State Fair and the Minnesota Farm Bureau recognize 184 Minnesota farms as 2013 Century Farms. Qualifying farms have been in continuous family ownership for at least 100 years and are 50 acres or …

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    30 May 13
  • RC Hospital

    A 43-acre site on the east edge of Olivia is tagged as the possible home for a new RC Hospital and Clinics facility. The West Central Tribune reports that the Renville County Board of Commissioners …

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    30 May 13
  • Michele_Bachmann

      Minnesota U.S. Representative Michele Bachmann posted a video to her website early this (Wednesday) morning, announcing that she does not intend to run for reelection in 2014. Bachmann says the investigation into alleged campaign …

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    29 May 13
  • high-speed-police-chase

    A 31-year-old Calloway man was eventually arrested after a police chase Monday afternoon in Meeker County. At just after noon yesterday, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office assisted the Minnesota State Patrol with pursuit of a …

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    28 May 13
  • fatal crash investigation

    At least three people died on Minnesota roads over the Memorial Day weekend. The State Patrol says that an 81-year-old woman was killed Monday near Little Falls when her van collided with a car carrying …

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    28 May 13