Minnesota
  • court

    A full jury panel of 12 jurors and two alternates has been seated in the Brok Junkermeier murder trial. The 19-year-old Willmar teen is accused of first-degree murder in the July 29, 2013, death of …

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    28 Mar 14
  • unemployment rate

    Minnesota employers cut 100 jobs in February, according to figures released today by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED). The loss, combined with a revised gain of 800 jobs in January, brought …

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    28 Mar 14
  • Hutchinson Police Cruiser

    A Hutchinson woman has been charged with domestic assault after an incident with her husband Tuesday night. Forty-four-year-old Lori Ann Hornick-Lindell was arrested, booked, and taken to the McLeod County jail after the incident and …

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    27 Mar 14
  • Aerial Mapping

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation will conduct aerial mapping of several locations in southwest Minnesota this spring. The mapping will create a record of existing infrastructure and landscape along, and adjacent to, MnDOT right of …

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    27 Mar 14
  • Eagle in Nest

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — There is a new addition to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources’ eagle camera — an eaglet. (Click here for the eagle cam) The nesting pair of bald eagles featured …

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    27 Mar 14
  • area counties

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) —Benton County sheriff’s officials have released the name of a man whose body was found east of St. Cloud. The Midwest Medical Examiner’s office says it’s the body of 31-year-old Jamie …

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    27 Mar 14
  • jury box

    Five more jurors were seated Wednesday in the Brok Junkermeier murder trial in Willmar, bringing the total to 10 chosen in two days of jury selection. The 19-year-old Junkermeier of Willmar is charged with first-degree …

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    27 Mar 14
  • Renville County Sheriff

    A vehicle stolen in Willmar was recovered in Renville County when authorities responded to a crash in which the vehicle struck a utility pole Tuesday morning. The Renville County Sheriff’s office says no one was injured, …

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    26 Mar 14