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  • Pollinator Plate

    Minnesota motorists will soon have another vehicle license plate option to choose from to show their support of natural resources conservation, this one featuring a native pollinator. A panel of judges recently selected three finalists …

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    07 Feb 17
  • Fatal Crash

    A Redwood Falls man died this morning (Monday) in a head-on crash with a semi truck south of Olivia. The State Patrol says 46-year-old Todd Serbus was taken to Redwood County Hospital, where he died. …

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    06 Feb 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    (Learfield News Wire/St. Paul, MN) There’s another hearing at the State Capitol this afternoon (Monday) on a controversial bill that would override Minneapolis and Saint Paul’s new paid sick leave ordinances.  Also on lawmakers’ plate …

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    06 Feb 17
  • court

    A Gaylord man is facing several felony charges for assaulting a woman and forcing her to lie on the floor for hours. Forty-two-year-old Willy John Schmidt was charged Wednesday with felony domestic assault and felony …

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    06 Feb 17
  • Meeker County Courthouse

    A Meeker County Patrol Sergeant has been charged with stalking. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says Patrol Sergeant Joel Engler has been charged with 2 counts of gross misdemeanor-level stalking. Authorities say on September 13, …

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    03 Feb 17
  • Eagle Cam 2017

    The first eggs of the year for a perennially nesting pair of eagles can be seen on the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources EagleCam. (Click here for “Eagle Cam”) This is the fifth year that …

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    02 Feb 17
  • Bacon

    DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Pork industry experts say U.S. consumers shouldn’t worry about a bacon shortage. The reassurance comes amid news that demand for bacon depleted frozen pork belly supplies in the U.S. to …

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    02 Feb 17
  • Fatal Crash

    LITCHFIELD — A Hutchinson man has died from injuries sustained last Saturday in a one-vehicle crash south of Litchfield. The West Central Tribune reports that according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner, 31-year-old Jeffrey Michael …

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    02 Feb 17