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  • Fatal Crash

    Icy road conditions may have been a factor in a one-vehicle rollover crash north of Willmar Saturday that left one person dead.  The victim is identified as 49-year-old Terry Wiederich of Gary, South Dakota. A …

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    16 Nov 14
  • Fatal Crash

    A Lester Prairie woman and her 6-year-old son were killed in a two vehicle crash in Carver County Saturday afternoon. The woman’s husband and their 4-year-old son were seriously injured. Angelica Salas and her son …

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    16 Nov 14
  • civil war paintng

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. — A new Civil War monument in Tennessee will honor soldiers from Minnesota who fought in the Battle of Nashville. The Minnesota Civil War Commemoration Task Force and Battle of Nashville Preservation Society …

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    15 Nov 14
  • Recount

    A recount will take place Monday in the McLeod County Commissioner District 5 election. Incumbent District 5 McLeod County Commissioner Jon Christensen was narrowly defeated by 34 votes by challenger Joe Nagel. Christensen requested a …

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    14 Nov 14
  • Moose on the Loose

    A wandering moose has been spotted in the unfamiliar habitat of southern Minnesota. Department of Natural Resources specialists say it’s unusual for a moose to travel that far from northern Minnesota. The yearling bull moose …

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    14 Nov 14
  • Give to the Max Day

    Today is Give to the Max day (Thursday).  Minnesota’s day of giving in conjunction with Give to the Max Day is called GiveMN. You can support your favorite cause today. Officials say your donation could …

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    13 Nov 14
  • Recount

    ATWATER — A recount of ballots cast in the Atwater City Council race will begin at 9 a.m. Friday at the City Hall. The West Central Tribune reports Councilman Gary Tagtow, who lost his seat …

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    13 Nov 14
  • Seneca(2014)

    The city of Arlington is still being impacted by the closing of Seneca Foods last month however, Arlington Administrator Liza Donabauer says that steps are being taken by officials to improve the situation. Donabauer says …

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    12 Nov 14