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  • Renville County Sheriff

    A worker was seriously injured Tuesday morning when a trench wall collapsed while a crew was installing tile in a field north of Morton. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says 45-year-old Scott David Reinhart of …

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    28 Oct 15
  • White House

    A Sibley County farm was honored Monday at the White House. Martin and Loretta Jaus have a 410-acre organic farm six miles north and two miles west of Gibbon. They were among 12 recipients who …

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    27 Oct 15
  • Prince

    CHANHASSEN, Minn. (AP) — Party on, Prince. In recent weeks the superstar has hosted late-night jam sessions where he serenaded Madonna, celebrated the Minnesota Lynx’s WNBA championship and showcased his latest protege, singer Judith Hill. …

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    27 Oct 15
  • Harvest

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Despite a week of having the fewest days suitable for fieldwork in a month, Minnesota farmers continue making progress in the harvest. The U.S. Department of Agriculture says in the …

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    27 Oct 15
  • Wright County Sheriff

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A medical examiner says alcohol was a factor in the death of a Monticello man who went missing after a wedding reception in Otsego. Twenty-three-year-old Joe Brunn had been heading for a …

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    27 Oct 15
  • crash investigation

    A Winthrop man was seriously injured in a one-vehicle crash in Renville County Saturday evening. The State Patrol says 35-year-old Kent Rubendall was taken to North Memorial Medical Center in Robbinsdale for treatment. At 6:54 …

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    26 Oct 15
  • honey bees

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The Tri-County Beekeepers Association plans to offer a scholarship to a central Minnesota teen in an effort to attract younger people to the hobby. Locals between 12 and 17 years …

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    26 Oct 15
  • robbery at gunpoint

    Willmar police continue to investigate an armed robbery reported Friday night at Sunray Express and Sunray Spirits. Police say the convenience store and liquor store, located at 3001 First Ave. N.W. just off Kandiyohi County …

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    26 Oct 15