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  • Officers cleared in fatal Burnsville shooting

    BURNSVILLE, Minn. (AP) – A grand jury in Dakota County has concluded a fatal shooting by police in Burnsville was justified. Thirty-eight-year-old Map Kong, of Chaska, was fatally shot in the parking lot of a …

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    22 Jun 16
  • 169_41 crash ends in fatality

    A crash at the Highway 41 and Highway 169 intersection resulted in a fatality Monday afternoon. At 3:30 p.m. June 20, a Mercury Grand Marquis, driven by Faye Kuhlmann, 75, of Algona, Iowa, was traveling along …

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    21 Jun 16
  • Tornadoes touch down in southern Minnesota but no damage

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A line of storms crossing southern Minnesota has dumped several inches of rain and kicked up strong winds. The National Weather Service reports three tornadoes touched down in south-central Minnesota on Tuesday …

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    15 Jun 16
  • Body of swimmer recovered from Le Sueur County lake

    ELYSIAN, Minn. (AP) – Authorities say a man last seen swimming while wearing a life jacket was found dead in a Le Sueur County lake. Sheriff’s officials say first responders were called to Lake Francis …

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    14 Jun 16
  • Highlights of California

    Tom Ingstad Broadcasting Group *New Ulm *Hutchinson/Glencoe *New Prague Along with Wendinger Travel invites you to see Highlights of California Including San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego, Palm Springs February 12 – 22, 2017 $2,898 …

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    31 May 16
  • Authorities investigate bomb threats at Minnesota schools

    ROCHESTER, Minn. (AP) – Authorities are investigating bomb threats phoned in to schools in Minnesota on the same that schools across the country reported evacuations due to threats. A bomb threat at Ben Franklin Elementary …

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    24 May 16
  • Amazon begins hiring 1,000 employees in Shakopee

    Amazon is now hiring for more than 1,000 full-time positions at its 820,000-square-foot fulfillment center under construction in Shakopee. At the facility, Amazon employees will pick, pack and ship small items to customers like books, …

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    23 May 16
  • Gary Lee Bandel

    Gary Lee Bandel, age 68 of Belle Plaine, passed away peacefully on January 11th surrounded by his family.  Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11a.m. on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at Our Lady of …

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    12 May 16