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  • Harvest

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The roar of combines filled the air across much of Minnesota as farmers made rapid progress on the corn harvest. Thanks to favorable weather last week, the U.S. Department of …

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    28 Oct 14
  • Paving on 15

    If you’re driving on Highway 15, at and north of the roundabout at North High Drive, you should probably take an alternate route if possible today (Monday). MnDot Spokesperson Judy Jacobs says crews will be …

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    27 Oct 14
  • Trucker and Bus

    (KWLM/Willmar, MN) The driver of a truck in a video that went viral showing him passing a stopped school bus on the right side will make an appearance in Kandiyohi County District Court in Willmar …

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    27 Oct 14
  • crash investigation

    A Buffalo Lake woman was injured Saturday afternoon in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 212 in Buffalo Lake. 71-year-old Kathleen Godejahn was taken to Hutchinson Health for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The State Patrol …

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    27 Oct 14
  • crash investigation

    Two people from Paynesville were injured Saturday morning in a two-vehicle broadside crash on the Highway 23 bypass around Paynesville. 83-year-old Leslie Snyder of Paynesville, and 81-year-old Ruby Snyder of Paynesville were taken to Paynesville Hospital for …

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    27 Oct 14
  • baseball bat attack

    CHASKA, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota prosecutor has charged an Arizona college football player in a baseball bat attack on a high school basketball player. The Carver County Attorney’s office charged 19-year-old Jabari Javon Marshall …

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    24 Oct 14
  • obstacle course

    An obstacle course for off-road vehicles is coming to Atwater. Kandiyohi County Commissioner Harlan Madsen tells KWLM the county board this week approved a conditional use permit for Jeffrey Thompson of YLH Properties LLC to …

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    23 Oct 14
  • Emergency

    (MNN/Hanska, MN) — Authorities have identified a 78-year-old Hanska man fatally run over by his own tractor Monday. The Brown County Sheriff’s Office says Dave Olstad was outside his tractor at the Hanska Farmers Co-op, …

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    23 Oct 14