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  • Arson

    WILLMAR — The 51-year-old rural Atwater woman charged in the fire that destroyed her business, K & M Liquor Store in Lake Lillian, waived an omnibus hearing Tuesday in Kandiyohi County District Court. The West …

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    29 Oct 14
  • Seneca(2014)

    ARLINGTON, Minn. (AP) — City officials say Seneca Foods plans to close a vegetable canning plant in Arlington in southern Minnesota. Arlington Mayor Jim Kreft says representatives from Seneca’s regional office told employees of the …

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    29 Oct 14
  • Emergency

    Authorities have released the name of the man that died after being run over by a combine in Renville County yesterday (Monday). He’s identified as 65-year-old Eugene Schwitters of Clara City. The sheriff’s office says …

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    28 Oct 14
  • Trucker and Bus

    Court action for the truck driver who nearly hit a child about to board a school bus near Hawick has been rescheduled for November 6th. 48-year-old Allen Morris of Apple Valley is charged with School …

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    28 Oct 14
  • logo-mdh

    Minnesota health officials are adding detail to their plans for monitoring travelers from countries battling Ebola. Their new framework calls for quarantine only when a traveler has treated an Ebola patient and been exposed to …

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    28 Oct 14
  • Harvest

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The roar of combines filled the air across much of Minnesota as farmers made rapid progress on the corn harvest. Thanks to favorable weather last week, the U.S. Department of …

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    28 Oct 14
  • Paving on 15

    If you’re driving on Highway 15, at and north of the roundabout at North High Drive, you should probably take an alternate route if possible today (Monday). MnDot Spokesperson Judy Jacobs says crews will be …

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    27 Oct 14
  • Trucker and Bus

    (KWLM/Willmar, MN) The driver of a truck in a video that went viral showing him passing a stopped school bus on the right side will make an appearance in Kandiyohi County District Court in Willmar …

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    27 Oct 14