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    Wintry weather has arrived. The National Weather service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory until noon today for Portions of central Minnesota and east central Minnesota. The forecast for this area today (Friday) says there …

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    27 Oct 17
  • Court Ruling

    (Learfield News Service/Watkins, MN) — A man accused of kidnapping, raping and killing a five-year-old Watkins girl is pleading not guilty. Zachary Anderson was arrested in August of last year. Police say the defendant pointed …

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    27 Oct 17
  • Thelen-Liebl

    WILLMAR — The board of directors of the Barn Theatre announced Thursday in a news release that Executive Director Zack Thelen-Liebl has resigned effective Oct. 31. The West Central Tribune reports he decided to resign …

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    27 Oct 17
  • Wright County Sheriff

    The victim’s name in Wednesday morning’s construction fatality in Delano has been released. Fifty-five-year-old Jacqueline Jill Brueggemeier of Biscay died at the scene. The Wright County Sheriff’s Office says she was driving a dump truck …

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    27 Oct 17
  • DEA

    Officials are getting the word out early–Saturday is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day.  Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson says there are 90 locations around the state of Minnesota that are going to participate in National …

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    26 Oct 17
  • st. cloud

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The state Public Utilities Commission has canceled public hearings scheduled this week in St. Cloud on Enbridge Energy’s proposal to replace its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern …

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    26 Oct 17
  • Accident

    A Paynesville Teen was injured Wednesday on Highway 23 near Roseville Road. 19 year old Logan Michael Kascht suffered minor injuries when the vehicle he was driving was struck by a vehicle driven by 59 …

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    26 Oct 17
  • Bicycle Friendly

    (KEYC) The results are in, and Minnesota is ranked the second most bicycle friendly state across the country. Minnesota has held its ground in the top five since the League of American Bicyclists’ ranking began …

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    25 Oct 17