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  • enterovirus 68

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota is the latest state to detect a case of a respiratory illness caused by the virus known as enterovirus 68. State health officials announced Wednesday that a case had …

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    18 Sep 14
  • crash investigation

    A Gibbon man is in critical condition after a head-on crash in Sibley County Monday afternoon. 38-year-old Nathan Hilbert was taken to HCMC in Minneapolis for treatment of multiple injuries. The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office …

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    16 Sep 14
  • fire line do not cross

    The Carver County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal house fire in Watertown that occurred Saturday night. The fire was reported at about around 9:45 pm in the 400 block of Franklin Avenue Northwest. Authorities …

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    16 Sep 14
  • MPCA

    St. Paul, Minn. — The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is inviting public comment on an Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) for the proposed addition of an above-ground storage tank at Heartland Corn Products. The 30-day comment period …

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    16 Sep 14
  • frost on crops

    Light frost arrived in Minnesota Friday night into Saturday morning, leaving farmers unsure of the impact on crop yields, according to USDA’s National Agricultural Statistics Service. Even though there were 4.5 days suitable for fieldwork …

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    16 Sep 14
  • Wright County Sheriff

    Sheriff Joe Hagerty reports that on Friday, September 12, at approximately 12:44pm the Wright County Sheriff’s Office communication center received a report of a robbery at the Premiere Bank located at 11055 61St Street NE, …

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    16 Sep 14
  • Fatal Crash

    Authorities have released the name of the man that died in a head-on crash south of Olivia Monday evening. 24-year-old Carl Rowan of Willmar died at the scene. The State Patrol says Rowan was driving …

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    16 Sep 14
  • Fatal Crash

    Two people are dead and another is in critical condition after a head-on crash in Wright County Sunday evening. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office was called to a crash involving multiple vehicles and injuries at …

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    15 Sep 14