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  • UTVRollover

    Multiple charges have been filed against a Hector man in connection with a recent utility vehicle accident in Le Sueur County. 36-year-old Blair Jacob Raitz was driving the vehicle in Le Sueur County’s Lexington Township …

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    19 Dec 13
  • Bomb Threat

    Kindergarten through 12th grade students were sent home from the Maple Lake Public School yesterday morning (Wednesday) after a bomb threat. The threat was reported just after 11am. Based upon the threat, the school administration …

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    19 Dec 13
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    Reports of lights overheating, melting or smoking have prompted the recall of around 1,800 pre-lit, artificial Christmas trees sold exclusively at Menards. The trees were sold for about $300 at Menards stores between September and …

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    18 Dec 13
  • Railroad Crossing

    A Cokato woman was injured after her vehicle collided with a train in Wright County Monday afternoon. 23-year-old Janna Jo Marie Larson-Stigen was taken to Hutchinson Health for treatment of unknown injuries. Wright County authorities …

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    18 Dec 13
  • Archdiocese

    A new lawsuit has been filed in Ramsey County against the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis alleging abuse by one of the priests on a list of 34 clergy credibly accused of sexually abusing …

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    17 Dec 13
  • holiday travel

    AAA projects 94.5 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the year-end holiday season, an increase of 0.6 percent from the 94 million people who traveled last year. This upward trend …

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    17 Dec 13
  • MRB

    Nearly 20 years after a citizens advisory committee urged that a basin-wide board lead efforts to clean up the Minnesota River, the board that took on that role is disbanding. The West Central Tribune reports …

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    17 Dec 13
  • ACGC_Falcon

    For the second year in a row the levy for the Atwater-Cosmos-Grove City School District is decreasing. At their meeting Monday, the West Central Tribune reports the ACGC School Board approved a levy of $2.36-million. …

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    17 Dec 13