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    CHANHASSEN VILLAGER The beach at Lake Minnewashta Regional Park is closed due to elevated levels of E.coli, according to an Aug. 23 announcement from the Carver County Parks Department.   The closing was done as a …

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    24 Aug 17
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    Emily Annexstad, a graduate of St. Peter High School, was crowned the 64th Princess Kay of the Milky Way at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds on Wednesday evening. Annexstad, 19, will serve as the official goodwill …

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    24 Aug 17
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    According to a Minnesota Department of Transportation press release: Highway 19 east of New Prague was reopened Thursday after crews completed the replacement of a box culvert under the roadway. The highway was detoured during …

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    17 Aug 17
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    A busy day of cleanup is ahead for many southern Minnesota residents after storms rolled through last night. The National Weather Service received 8 confirmed tornado reports, with the first coming in around 4:30 yesterday …

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    17 Aug 17
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    JORDAN – The Department of Natural Resources has closed the Thompson Ferry Public Water Access on the Minnesota River in Jordan. Recent river bank slumping caused extensive damage to the boat ramp, creating unsafe conditions. …

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    16 Aug 17
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    MONTGOMERY – In the early morning hours of Friday, Aug. 11, the Le Suer County Sheriff’s Department responded to a report of several gun shots fired in the open area south of TCU Montgomery Elementary …

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    16 Aug 17
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    GAYLORD — A 59-year-old male motorcyclist died from injuries suffered in a three-vehicle crash this morning in Gaylord. Brian Reynold Severin was killed in the crash, the State Patrol said. He was riding a 2016 …

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    16 Aug 17
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    Le Sueur may consider ways to curb underage smoking, including raising the minimum age to buy tobacco. The Le Sueur City Council hosted representatives from Nicollet County and the American Lung Association who gave the …

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    15 Aug 17