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  • Paynesville School

    The Paynesville Area Secondary, which includes grades six through 12, has been closed for the day (Tuesday). WJON reports the students were released from class at 11:00 a.m. District officials say it’s due to “air quality issues”.  …

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    18 Dec 12
  • Fatal Crash

    A 29-year-old Gaylord man was killed in a rollover crash over the weekend. The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office says that Daniel Lowell Grams died after being ejected from his vehicle Saturday morning at about 7:45. The crash …

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    18 Dec 12
  • Timothy Huber

    The pretrial hearing that had been set for today (Tuesday) in the murder case against 46-year-old Timothy John Huber has been rescheduled to January 15th. The hearing was to be before District Judge Donald M. …

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    18 Dec 12
  • Auto Theft

    Just before 1 a.m. Sunday, the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a stolen vehicle from an address in Watkins. KWLM reports that the caller, 39-year-old Richard Reikofski, said his vehicle was stolen and he had …

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    18 Dec 12
  • Blood Drive

    The Red Cross Bloodmobile is in the area again this week. Today (Monday), donors can give blood in Dassel at the Covenant Church from 1pm until 7pm and in Victoria at Holy Family Catholic Church from 2:30pm …

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    17 Dec 12
  • Sandy Hook Elementary

    In the wake of the Sandy Hook Elementary shootings in Connecticut, school officials in Minnesota are taking a closer look at safety protocols. Wade Setter with the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension says that while it’s important for …

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    17 Dec 12
  • Taxes

    The Minnesota Department of Revenue has announced that the state’s individual income tax brackets for tax year 2013 will expandby 2.57 percent. State law requires the department to adjust the brackets to compensate for increases in inflation. …

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    17 Dec 12
  • emergency lights

    A teacher preparing for morning classes found a package of fireworks in a school storage shed outside the high school in Litchfield on Thursday morning, before the school day. KLFD reports the teacher, not noticing the fireworks …

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    14 Dec 12