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    WILLMAR and HUTCHINSON, MN – Longtime educator and Ridgewater alum Judy Tebben has joined the Ridgewater College administration team as dean of instruction, replacing retired Mike Boehme. “Judy brings a wealth of academic and business …

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    06 Jul 17
  • Blackwell

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — One of Prince’s drummers, 43-year-old John Blackwell Jr., has died in Florida. Blackwell’s wife, Yaritza Blackwell, said in a post Tuesday on his official Instagram account that he died “peacefully” in …

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    05 Jul 17
  • court

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The judge who presided over the manslaughter trial of a Minnesota police officer tells the jurors who acquitted him in the fatal shooting of black motorist Philando Castile that he …

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    05 Jul 17
  • detour

    (Blomkest MN-) The Highway 7 project started Monday, June 12 with a detour of Highway 7 east of the US 71/Highway 7 intersection near Blomkest to the intersection of Highway 7 and Kandiyohi County Road …

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    05 Jul 17
  • Renville County Sheriff

    Morton, MN:  On Saturday, at 12:50 pm the Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a small aircraft in a field south of County Road 2 and west of US Highway 71, which is …

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    03 Jul 17
  • Zebra Mussel

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed a zebra mussel in Cedar Lake, near Annandale in Wright County. The DNR confirmed a report from a lake association that one adult zebra mussel was found …

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    03 Jul 17
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — This weekend marks the first time that people will be able to buy liquor on Sunday in Minnesota. Looser booze laws and a new budget are among new laws that …

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    03 Jul 17
  • Fatal Crash

    (Redwood Falls, MN) The names of the two victims of a fatal car crash near Redwood Falls have been released. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, Friday afternoon just before 3, a car was traveling …

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    03 Jul 17