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  • MnDot

     Motorists may encounter brief delays as installation of ground-in pavement markings, guardrail or signing are installed on area highways beginning today (Monday, July 25). The following highways will be re-striped and have either centerline rumble strips …

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    25 Jul 16
  • fire investigation

    (Renville County, MN) On Saturday morning, at approximately 9:00 AM, the Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a structure fire at the Hawk Creek Lutheran Church, which is about 4 miles northwest of Sacred …

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    25 Jul 16
  • court

    A Winthrop man has been charged with two counts of criminal sexual conduct for allegedly raping a teenage girl numerous times over the past year. According to the criminal complaint, the first incident happened when …

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    25 Jul 16
  • Motorcycle Crash

    A Paynesville man was seriously injured in a motorcycle crash early Saturday. The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office says 22-year-old Joshua Schmitt was taken to St. Cloud Hospital for treatment. Authorities say Schmitt was traveling west …

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    25 Jul 16
  • corn field

    CHICAGO (AP) — Meteorologists and atmospheric researchers say the Midwest’s first dangerous bout heat and humidity this summer is partly to blame on the moisture being piped out of the ground and into the atmosphere …

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    22 Jul 16
  • Trump and Pence at RNC

    CLEVELAND (AP) — In the swirl of balloons and cheers of the masses, Donald Trump finally had his Rocky Balboa moment after a rocky convention. Trump’s forceful promises to be the champion of disaffected Americans …

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    22 Jul 16
  • hot

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Dangerously high heat and humidity is settling into Minnesota. The National Weather Service said temperatures Wednesday felt like 105 degrees because of the high level of humidity. Minneapolis reached an air temperature …

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    21 Jul 16
  • Railroad Crossing

    WILLMAR, Minn. – Repair work on the Highway 22 railroad crossing in downtown Glencoe is scheduled for today (Thursday, July 21) from 10 am to 2 pm.  MnDot says motorists should be prepared for short delays …

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    21 Jul 16