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  • Renville County Sheriff

    Renville County Sheriff Scott Hable told the County Board of Commissioners Tuesday the county is adding two full-time correctional officer positions to its jail staff, but will need to add an assistant jail administrator as …

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    19 Feb 14
  • round hay bale

    Round bales falling off a semi trailer in Nicollet County caused a rear-end crash that injured a Willmar man Tuesday evening. 48-year-old Peter McKenzie was taken to Sibley Medical Center for treatment of non-life threatening …

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    19 Feb 14
  • Fire

    For the second time in two days fire destroyed a house in Meeker County. The sheriff’s department says at 10:47 p.m. last night they were called to an address on County Road 2 in Forest …

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    18 Feb 14
  • 17A Representative Andrew Falk

    Representative Andrew Falk (DFL – Murdock) is holding office hours across District 17A to gather input before the upcoming legislative session. The office hours continue through Wednesday the 19th. Rep. Falk is looking forward to …

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    17 Feb 14
  • Firefighter

    An electric heater used to heat a porch is the suspected cause of an early morning house fire discovered by a passerby Sunday morning southeast of Litchfield. According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s office, a …

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    17 Feb 14
  • Fatal Crash

    One person is dead and two seriously injured after a one-vehicle crash in New Ulm early Saturday morning. 27-year-old Randyn Groebner of New Ulm died at the scene. The State Patrol says he was a …

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    17 Feb 14
  • crash investigation

    A Winthrop woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover west of Gibbon Sunday morning. 51-year-old Suzanne Pichotta was taken to Glencoe Regional Health Services for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The State Patrol says she …

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    17 Feb 14
  • polling place

    The Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State awarded $126,464 in federal funds to 44 Minnesota cities, townships and counties through Election Assistance for Individuals with Disabilities (EAID) grants that fund polling place accessibility improvements. …

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    14 Feb 14