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  • Stabbing

    A Gibbon woman is facing charges after she stabbed her boyfriend while intoxicated. Forty-five-year-old Monica Franchesca Morena was charged Tuesday with second-degree assault. According to the criminal complaint, Gibbon police responded to a bar in …

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    19 Oct 16
  • Prince's Estate

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Prince’s siblings say a woman and girl purported to be the singer’s niece and grandniece have no genetic connection to Prince and should not be named as heirs to his estate. Attorneys …

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    19 Oct 16
  • fire investigation

    A shed in Meeker County was destroyed by fire last night (Monday). The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says they received a report of a structure fire just after 9:30 at a residence in the 50700 …

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    18 Oct 16
  • Crash

    A Crosby man was injured early this morning (Tuesday) in a one-vehicle rollover in Renville County. Authorities say 78-year-old Thomas Venne was traveling southbound on County Road 21 in Crooks Township when his truck entered …

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    18 Oct 16
  • soybean harvest

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota farmers are making up for lost time on the fall harvest, thanks to drier weather. The Minnesota crop report released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture says 5.3 days …

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    18 Oct 16
  • death investigation

    Renville County authorities are still looking for information in the death of a Cosmos man that happened five years ago. In early September 2011, 56-year-old Robert “Bob” Verdon of Cosmos left his home to visit …

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    18 Oct 16
  • MN State Patrol

    (Learfield News Service/St. Paul, MN)  The State Patrol says 10 people have died on Minnesota roads since Thursday and they’re urging motorists to buckle up, watch their speed, stay alert and don’t drive and drive. …

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    18 Oct 16
  • dense fog

    A dense fog advisory is in effect until 9 this morning (Monday). The National Weather Service says driving may be difficult through mid-morning. A dense fog advisory means visibility will frequently be reduced to less …

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    17 Oct 16