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  • Crash

    A Paynesville teenager was injured Sunday evening in a single-vehicle crash. The State Patrol says a pickup driven by 16-year-old Stephen David Peichel was traveling west on Minnesota Highway 23 near Paynesville when it went …

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    05 Sep 17
  • MPCA

    The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is issuing an air quality alert for southwest, western and central Minnesota, effective through 6 a.m. Saturday, September 2. The affected area includes Alexandria, Brainerd, Marshall, Ortonville, St. Cloud, and Worthington. Also impacted are …

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    01 Sep 17
  • Polaris

    (Learfield News Service/Medina, MN) Minnesota-based Polaris Industries is donating $200,000 to the Salvation Army for relief efforts in Texas following Hurricane Harvey. Polaris previously donated over 1.3 million dollars’ worth of off-road vehicles to the …

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    01 Sep 17
  • Prince

    NEW YORK (AP) — Prince didn’t have an orange crush — his half-sister says purple was his favorite color. Sharon Nelson says in a statement Thursday to The Associated Press that “contrary to what has …

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    01 Sep 17
  • Renville County Parks

    Most Renville County Parks have now reopened after being being shut down, due to flooding. As of yesterday (Thursday), the following parks are open: Birch Coulee County Park, Lake Allie County Park, Skalbekken County Park, …

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    01 Sep 17
  • Motorcycle Crash

    A Paynesville man died as the result of a two-vehicle crash early Wednesday morning. The State Patrol says 48-year-old Greg Darrel Brown died at the scene. The Patrol says he was killed when the motorcycle …

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    31 Aug 17
  • Fatal Crash

    A Waconia Township woman is dead after a one-vehicle crash in Carver County Wednesday afternoon. The State Patrol says 36-year-old Kelly Anna Roush died at the scene. The Patrol says Roush was traveling east on …

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    31 Aug 17
  • Maj Gen Jensen

    ST. PAUL, MN – Governor Mark Dayton today (Wednesday) announced the appointment of Major General Jon A. Jensen to serve as the 31st Adjutant General of the Minnesota National Guard. General Jensen will fill the vacancy …

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    30 Aug 17