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  • Arson Investigation

    The State Fire Marshal’s Office is investigating an arson fire at a home south of Dassel Friday evening. Authorities say the home was under foreclosure and was not occupied. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says …

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    16 Aug 11
  • Interns Day at Dassel Ranch

    Six community leaders met with Lakeview Ranch Interns, Nurses and Laurence Colaizy, Director of the MN Dept of Health, Office of Rural Health & Primary Care Internship Program. The luncheon was held at Dassel Lakeview …

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    15 Aug 11
  • Shooting Investigation

    A 51-year-old man faces possible charges after a shooting in New Ulm early Saturday morning. Authorities say on Saturday morning at about 2:30, a 53 year old man suffered a non-life threatening injury after being …

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    15 Aug 11
  • Mississippi River Search

    The search continues on the Mississippi River for a man that went missing last Friday. Just after 6PM, the Wright County Sheriff’s Office received a report of male subject who went missing while tubing on …

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    12 Aug 11
  • Renville County Authorities Released Identity Killed Gravel Pit Worker

    Renville County authorities have released the identity of the worker killed in an industrial-type accident in a gravel pit near Fairfax on Tuesday. 24-year-old Aaron Kaufmann of Hutchinson died at the scene. Authorities say he …

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    12 Aug 11
  • One Hundred Sticks of Old Dynamite Discovered on Farm

    About one hundred sticks of old dynamite was discovered on a farm northeast of Hector Tuesday. Renville County Sheriff Scott Hable says it’s believed the dynamite may have been inside the outbuilding for more than …

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    12 Aug 11
  • Kanabec County is Included in Disaster Declaration

    Kanabec County is now included in a federal disaster declaration for Public Assistance (PA) to repair infrastructure damaged during severe storms, flooding and tornadoes July 1st through July 11th. FEMA officials say state and local …

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    12 Aug 11
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    Dassel Cokato Saints manager Mark Forsman celebrated a milestone in the playoffs recently. Forsman picked up career win #500 against Howard Lake a week and a half ago in the league playoffs. Northstar league secretary …

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    12 Aug 11