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  • Officer Involved Shooting

    Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred in Norwood Young America early this morning (Friday). WCCO reports the Carver County Sheriff’s Department says officers responded to a call around 2:40 a.m. of a shooting …

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    17 Apr 15
  • court

    OLIVIA — A man alleged to have offered $10,000 to a man to kill a witness in a burglary case was sentenced Wednesday in Renville County District Court to 10 years of probation. The West …

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    17 Apr 15
  • turkeys

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota officials have confirmed four more cases of a bird flu strain that’s cost the state’s turkey producers over 1.6 million birds. The affected farms include one in Roseau County, …

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    17 Apr 15
  • fatal accident

    A rural Gaylord man is dead after a farm accident Wednesday afternoon. The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office says just after 4pm, they received a report of a farm accident about 3 miles southeast of Gaylord …

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    16 Apr 15
  • Severe WX Awareness WK

    April 13-17, 2015 has been designated as Severe Weather Awareness Week in Minnesota.   The highlight of the week will be Tornado Drill Day on Thursday the 16th. There will be two Tornado Drills on Thursday, …

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    16 Apr 15
  • Employment

    ST. PAUL – Minnesota employers add 7,800 jobs in March, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).The agency said the state has added 50,829 jobs over …

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    16 Apr 15
  • Fatal Crash

    A Buffalo woman was killed in a broadside crash Wednesday in Buffalo. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 87-year-old Lorraine Kurtz died at the scene. The crash happened just after 4:30pm on Highway 25 between …

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    16 Apr 15
  • turkeys

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Some scientists say that eastern U.S. poultry producers should brace for the potential arrival of a deadly bird flu virus outbreak that farmers in the Midwest have struggled to stop. The fear …

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    16 Apr 15