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  • propane tanks

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — With Minnesota still in the throes of the coldest winter in 35 years, state lawmakers are seeking solutions for a propane shortage affecting residents who use the fuel for heating. …

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    25 Feb 14
  • court

    A 54-year-old Plato man has been charged with multiple counts of indecent exposure and lewd behavior with children after allegedly wearing a skimpy swimsuit in a pool at a Mankato hotel. Authorities were called to …

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    24 Feb 14
  • atv use

    An informal coalition working to prevent All Terrain Vehicle injuries is asking the Renville County board of commissioners to re-consider a proposal to open all of the county’s roads to the vehicles for recreational use. …

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    24 Feb 14
  • Minnesota State Capitol Bldg

    ST. PAUL,Minn.(AP) — Make no waves. That’s a guiding principle for the Democrats in charge of Minnesota’s Legislature. Lawmakers arrive Tuesday for an annual session that could extend into mid-May. Party leaders are eager to …

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    24 Feb 14
  • crash investigation

    A rear-end crash in McLeod County Friday evening sent one person to the hospital. The State Patrol says 22-year-old Keagan Bonhus of Hutchinson was taken to Hutchinson Health for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.  He …

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    22 Feb 14
  • Renville County

    Communities in Renville County hosted 134 motorists stranded by Thursday night’s winter storm after motel rooms had filled. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says the National Guard Armory in Olivia put cots out for 57 …

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    22 Feb 14
  • MnDot Snowplow

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation in Mankato has upgraded most south central Minnesota highways from hazardous to difficult driving conditions. Motorists are advised that roads will remain difficult as the winds continue to blow and …

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    22 Feb 14
  • court

    A rural Darwin man has been sentenced to 270 days in jail for driving an ATV while drunk last spring and rolling it twice, severely injuring a little girl. On May 12th, 31-year-old Michael Vollmer …

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    22 Feb 14