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  • Minnesota Department of Health

    The state Health Department is confirming another 12 flu-related deaths in Minnesota, bringing the total number of deaths so far this season to 148. In addition, there have been 59 hospitalizations for flu-related illness during …

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    22 Feb 13
  • Katie Lewis1

    A former Hutchinson woman who admitted to pinching the nose of her 5-month-old son to stop him from breathing has been sentenced to 120 days in jail and 3 years of probation for the crime. …

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    21 Feb 13
  • ice safety

    It’s been a tragic winter on the ice across Minnesota. According to the Department of Natural Resources, so far, five people have died after falling thru the ice, with a sixth person missing and presumed …

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    20 Feb 13
  • Cold and Snow

    A wind chill advisory is in effect until 9 this morning (Wednesday). The National Weather Service says with the combination of subzero temperatures and brisk winds, we can expect dangerous wind chills in the 20 …

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    20 Feb 13
  • Carver County Attorney Mark Metz

    Carver County Attorney Mark Metz announced that on February 6, 2013, Demetrius Charles Edward Derden, age 28, was sentenced by United States District Court Judge Patrick Schiltz to 170 months in federal prison on the …

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    19 Feb 13
  • Sun Dogs

    High winds whipping up snow and ice crystals into the sky helped create these “Sun Dogs” in the morning sky.

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    19 Feb 13
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    The Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol have opened all highways in West Central Minnesota. Highways now open include: Highway 7 from Montevideo to Highway 71Highway 19 from Redwood Falls to GaylordHighway …

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    19 Feb 13
  • Snow Plow

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises no unnecessary travel in Chippewa, Kandiyohi, Lac qui Parle, Meeker, Redwood, Renville and Yellow Medicine counties due to blizzard conditions caused by blowing snow and falling temperatures. MnDOT says …

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    18 Feb 13