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  • crash investigation

    Three people were injured, one seriously, in a crash Monday afternoon west of Olivia.  The State Patrol says 59-year-old Dee Lothert of Renville was traveling westbound on U.S. Highway 71 when her pickup crossed the …

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    23 Dec 14
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Outbreaks of norovirus are hitting Minnesota hard. The Minnesota Department of Health said Monday around 40 outbreaks of the foodborne illness have been reported since the start of November. The …

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    23 Dec 14
  • Fatal Snowmobile Accident

    One man is dead, and his friend is facing serious charges following a fatal snowmobile accident in Wright County early Sunday morning. Deputies were called to Ramsey Lake in Maple Lake Township just before 1 …

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    22 Dec 14
  • crash investigation

    A Winthrop woman was injured in a one-vehicle rollover Saturday morning in Nicollet County. 54-year-old Cheryl Rohner was taken to Mayo Clinic in Mankato for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The State Patrol says she …

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    22 Dec 14
  • Two Seriously Injured in Crash Near Paynesville

    Two Willmar men were seriously injured early Sunday morning in a one-vehicle crash near Paynesville. The State Patrol says 19-year-old Omer Mohamed was driving east on the state Highway 23 bypass when the vehicle left …

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    22 Dec 14
  • Emergency

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Hennepin County grand jury won’t bring charges against four officers involved in the fatal shooting of a man and woman on Highway 212 earlier this year. Hennepin County Attorney Mike Freeman …

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    22 Dec 14
  • scam alert

    The Kandiyohi County Sheriff’s Department says phone scammers recently impersonated a sheriff’s department official to try and get a victim to send them nearly $1000. KWLM reports Sheriff Dan Hartog saying that last week a …

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    19 Dec 14
  • Sibley East School

    On Tuesday, Judge Kevin Eide ruled in favor of Sibley East Public Schools in the case contesting the district’s $43 million dollar building bond vote in the general elections on November 4th. A group of …

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    19 Dec 14