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State Patrol: Chippewa County Crash Kills Marshall Woman

A 60-year-old woman from southwestern Minnesota was killed Thursday night in a head-on collision with a semi-truck, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities responded to the crash at about 8:55 p.m. Thursday on Highway 23, just north of Highway 7 in Chippewa County.

12/06/2013

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Christmas Day Fatal Crash Victim ID’d

The Eagan woman who died on Christmas Day in a head-on crash in Chippewa County has been identified as 62-year-old Janet Scoblic, according to the Hennepin County Medical Examiner.

12/29/2012

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Police: Wis. Man Drunkenly Passes Bus, Gets 11th OWI

A 58-year-old man from Altoona, Wis., was arrested Friday afternoon for operating a vehicle while intoxicated after separate incidents involving a school bus, striking a mailbox and involvement in a hit-and-run, according to the Wisconsin State Patrol.

03/24/2012

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Body Of Xcel Worker Missing In River Found

The body of a missing Xcel Energy worker was found Friday, three days after he disappeared into the Minnesota River.

08/12/2011

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Crews Search For Xcel Worker Who Fell Into Dam

Search and rescue efforts are underway after a man, who was working at a dam site near Granite Falls, went into the water.

08/11/2011

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Inquiry Into Fatal Wis. Boat Crash May Take Months

Investigating a high-speed boat collision that killed four people, including three groomsmen celebrating a weekend wedding, could take several months, authorities said Monday.

07/25/2011

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2 Bodies Recovered After Wisconsin Boat Crash

Search crews have found the bodies of two Minnesota men missing in the Chippewa River in western Wisconsin.

07/24/2011

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Tubing Accident Kills 1 In Chippewa County

A 29-year-old Eau Claire resident is dead after a tubing accident on Lake Holcombe in Chippewa County.

06/26/2011