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  • MnDot

    MANKATO, Minn. – (Thursday, 4:15 a.m.) The Minnesota Department of Transportation closed Highway 19 from Highway 169 to Henderson due to flooding of the Minnesota River. Motorists should seek alternate routes, as the road will remain closed …

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    26 Apr 18
  • court

    (West Central Tribune/Olivia, MN) The owners of a Bird Island home destroyed by fire in January have now been charged in connection with the fire. The West Central Tribune reports 34-year-old Jeffrey George Ackerson Jr. …

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    26 Apr 18
  • Emergency

    An Eden Prairie woman died Wednesday after the van she was driving caught fire in Eden Prairie. The State Patrol says 66-year-old Susan Clark was taken to HCMC, where she died. The Patrol says they …

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    26 Apr 18
  • mdh

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — State health officials are warning residents of southeastern Minnesota about possible exposure to measles. The Minnesota Department of Health learned this week that a non-Minnesota resident with confirmed measles traveled …

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    26 Apr 18
  • Hotdish

    WASHINGTON, D.C. [04/26/2018]—Yesterday (Wednesday), Senator Tina Smith (D-Minn) hosted the eighth annual Minnesota Congressional Delegation Hotdish Competition. Sen. Smith took up the helm of Al Franken’s annual hotdish off to determine which Minnesota Congressional Delegation …

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    26 Apr 18
  • News 4-25-18

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    25 Apr 18
  • Husband Killed Fugitive

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A Minnesota woman who led authorities on a weekslong manhunt after she allegedly killed her husband and a Florida woman is facing charges in two states. Lois Riess is in custody in …

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    25 Apr 18
  • Gregory Scheel

    ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — A central Minnesota man now faces first-degree murder charges in the killings of his grandparents, who had taken him into their home. A Stearns County grand jury on Tuesday indicted …

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    25 Apr 18