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  • Governor Dayton

    Governor Mark Dayton has issued a statement calling for all Minnesotans to join the nation to observe a moment of silence on Friday, December 21, 2012 at 9:30 a.m. CST, in honor of the victims …

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    21 Dec 12
  • illness

    An infectious disease specialist with the Minnesota Department of Health says an increasing number of schools across the state are reporting flu-like illnesses. The St. Cloud Times reports Karen Martin saying 47 schools reported flu-like outbreaks so far …

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    20 Dec 12
  • Paynesville School

    The St. Cloud Hazmat team was still at the Paynesville Area School as of Tuesday afternoon, trying to determine what made around a dozen students sick and in need of medical attention. Paynesville Schools Superintendent …

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    19 Dec 12
  • Paynesville School

    The Paynesville Area Secondary, which includes grades six through 12, has been closed for the day (Tuesday). WJON reports the students were released from class at 11:00 a.m. District officials say it’s due to “air quality issues”.  …

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    18 Dec 12
  • Fatal Crash

    A 29-year-old Gaylord man was killed in a rollover crash over the weekend. The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office says that Daniel Lowell Grams died after being ejected from his vehicle Saturday morning at about 7:45. The crash …

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    18 Dec 12
  • Timothy Huber

    The pretrial hearing that had been set for today (Tuesday) in the murder case against 46-year-old Timothy John Huber has been rescheduled to January 15th. The hearing was to be before District Judge Donald M. …

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    18 Dec 12
  • Auto Theft

    Just before 1 a.m. Sunday, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a stolen vehicle from an address in Watkins. KWLM reports that the caller, 39-year-old Richard Reikofski, said his vehicle was stolen and he had …

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    18 Dec 12
  • Blood Drive

    The Red Cross Bloodmobile is in the area again this week. Today (Monday), donors can give blood in Dassel at the Covenant Church from 1pm until 7pm and in Victoria at Holy Family Catholic Church from 2:30pm …

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    17 Dec 12