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  • methamphetamine

    A Lester Prairie man was arrested and charged for having methamphetamine last Friday evening after a traffic stop in Lester Prairie. 28-year-old Chad Thomas Woodall has been charged with one felony count of methamphetamine crimes …

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    24 Feb 15
  • Red Cross Volunteers

    American Red Cross volunteers are helping 11 people from two families, including four adults and seven children, after a home fire Sunday in the 100 block of Main St. East in Silver Lake, Minn. There were …

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    24 Feb 15
  • Ebola Outbreak

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota will likely continue to monitor travelers from West Africa until the Ebola outbreak has been officially declared over, despite a recent slowdown in new cases abroad. Minnesota Public Radio …

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    24 Feb 15
  • Mall of America dollar bills

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Shoppers at the Mall of America seem undeterred after hearing about a video purportedly made by al-Qaida-linked rebels that urges Muslims to attack shopping malls. The video specifically mentions the Bloomington …

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    24 Feb 15
  • Silver Lake Fire

    An early morning fire heavily damaged a former parochial school — now a home — in Silver Lake Sunday morning. Silver Lake Fire Chief Dale Kosek tells the McLeod County Chronicle that the fire apparently …

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    23 Feb 15
  • Klobuchar

    ST. PAUL, MN – U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar will convene the Modernizing U.S.-Cuba Relations Summit today (Monday) at the University of Minnesota to highlight the historic opportunity for our country to turn the page on …

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    23 Feb 15
  • Bloodmobile

    The Red Cross Bloodmobile is in the area this week (February 23rd). Today (Monday, Feb 23), donors can give blood in Cokato at First Baptist Church from 1pm until 7pm and in Winthrop at Tanker …

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    23 Feb 15
  • Mall of America

    BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — Authorities say there is “no credible threat” associated with the Mall of America after the release of a video purportedly made by al-Qaida-linked rebels that urges Muslims to attack shopping malls. …

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    23 Feb 15