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  • Hail

    (Various) Severe thunderstorms packed a punch throughout the Twin Cities Tuesday knocking out power, downing trees and causing flash flooding. The National Weather Service says the storms knocked down trees up to 2 feet in …

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    06 Jul 16
  • 4 Plex Fire

    Spent fireworks are believed to be the cause of a fire that caused extensive damage to a Hutchinson four-plex overnight (Monday/Tuesday). Hutchinson Fire Chief Mike Schumann says they were called to the fire just before …

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    05 Jul 16
  • Milk

    BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The North Dakota Farmers Union says it will fight for price protections for milk to stimulate the state’s slumping dairy industry. Farmers Union President Mark Watne tells the Bismarck Tribune that …

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    05 Jul 16
  • Stearns County

    (Learfield/Paynesville MN) A 42-year-old Paynesville man is being treated for injuries he suffered while burning brush Friday night. The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office reports the man was using a Bobcat construction vehicle to add brush …

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    05 Jul 16
  • court

    LITCHFIELD—A 21-year-old Watkins man has been charged with six felony counts of criminal sexual conduct in connection with at least nine alleged sexual assaults of two children. The West Central Tribune reports Thomas Lee Voigt …

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    05 Jul 16
  • MN State Patrol

    (Learfield/St. Paul) Distracted driving deaths were up 21% in Minnesota last year. State Patrol Lieutenant Tiffani Nielson says if you see someone driving recklessly over the 4th and you’re able to do so call 9-1-1 …

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    01 Jul 16
  • McLeod County Courthouse

    The trial for a woman accused of texting and driving when she hit and killed a bicyclist began in McLeod County Tuesday. Twenty-five-year-old Emily Givens was charged with criminal vehicular homicide and careless driving in …

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    01 Jul 16
  • Emergency

    MELROSE, Minn. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the death of a 65-year-old man whose body was found under a tractor in central Minnesota. A 911 caller reported the man was found trapped and unresponsive under …

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    01 Jul 16