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  • Timothy Huber

    An omnibus hearing originally scheduled for today (Thursday) for 45 year old Timothy Huber of rural Paynesville has been cancelled. Although the judge did not give an official reason for the cancellation, a key witness …

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    02 Aug 12
  • schoen

    In the wake of a southwestern Minnesota family’s tragedy, A Starbuck pickup truck driver faces three felony counts of criminal vehicular homicide and a D-W-I charge. Police charged 38-year-old Dana Schoen after the head-on collision on Saturday, July …

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    31 Jul 12
  • Jerry Pahl

    Shortly before he was scheduled to be released from prison, Jerry Everett Pahl, age 40, formerly of Hancock, found he would be held pending a request for Civil Commitment filed by the Stevens County Attorney’s Office that Pahl …

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    31 Jul 12
  • Minnesota State Patrol

    A motorist has died following a single-vehicle crash in Douglas County yesterday. Shortly after 4:00 p.m. on Sunday a vehicle traveling northbound on Highway 114 left the roadway at a bend in the road, vaulted, …

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    30 Jul 12
  • Legion Riders Stopping in Morris

    Motorcycles will be running through Morris later this week, raising money for scholarships for children of servicemen and women killed in Iraq and Afghanistan. On Saturday, August 4, the Morris Legion Post 29 will serve …

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    30 Jul 12
  • CRP land

    Due to the extreme drought affecting much of the nation, emergency haying and grazing of Conservation Reserve Program acreage has been approved for Stevens County and all surround counties. Producers interested in utilizing this provision …

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    30 Jul 12
  • zebra mussels

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has confirmed the presence of zebra mussels in Lake Minnewaska in Pope County near Glenwood. Earlier this week, DNR snorkeling crews discovered another zebra mussel three miles from …

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    30 Jul 12
  • Brad Bigler

    The men’s basketball coach at Southwest Minnesota State University is in critical condition after a crash in western Minnesota that killed his 5-month-old son. The Minnesota State Patrol says the coach, 33-year-old Brad Bigler, is …

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    30 Jul 12