Minnesota
  • Missing Persons Found

    McLeod County authorities say a Hutchinson man with dementia that was reported missing Friday has been found and is okay. Authorities say 85-year old Darwin Mathews left a residence in Hutchinson at about 4pm Friday …

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    18 Aug 17
  • NWS

    (Learfield News Service/Chanhassen, MN)  There were seven tornadoes that touched down on Wednesday across portions of southern Minnesota. The National Weather Service says two EF-0 twisters hit south of Nicollet while two of the same …

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    18 Aug 17
  • court

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A North Dakota man is accused of scamming Minnesota public programs out of more than $300,000. The St. Paul Pioneer Press reports that 45-year-old Elfonzo Shelby, of Fargo, is charged …

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    18 Aug 17
  • Emergency

    (KSTP/Paynesville, MN) A semi trailer fire forced a closure and initial evacuation along westbound Highway 23 in Paynesville Township early this morning (Friday). According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the semi truck containing hazardous materials …

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    18 Aug 17
  • Employment

    ST. PAUL – Minnesota employers added 7,700 jobs in July, according to seasonally adjusted figures released today (Thursday) by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).  In addition, June’s employment figures were revised upward …

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    17 Aug 17
  • NWS

    NICOLLET, Minn. (AP) — The National Weather Service says at least three to as many as six tornadoes touched down as severe storms moved through south-central Minnesota. Meteorologist Jacob Beitlich tells The Associated Press the …

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    17 Aug 17
  • Rep Dean Urdahl

    (Learfield News Service/Grove City, MN)  A new book on the Civil War comes out today by State Representative and acknowledged historian Dean Urdahl of Grove City. “Remains of Glory” covers the last two years of …

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    17 Aug 17
  • Solar Eclipse

    Ridgewater College faculty members will host public eclipse viewing events on the Willmar and Hutchinson campuses on Monday. Faculty members will have telescopes, binoculars with filters and viewing glasses available for community use from 12:30 …

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    17 Aug 17