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Wis. Child, 3, Run Over By Lawnmower

Authorities say a 3-year-old child suffered severe injuries after being run over by a riding lawnmower in Dodge County. The sheriff’s office say the child apparently ran toward to the lawnmower as the operator was backing it up Tuesday afternoon. The operator didn’t know the child was there and struck the child.

06/24/2014

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2 Questioned In Dodge County Burglary

Two people are in custody following a burglary Saturday morning in the southeast part of Dodge County. According to the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office, authorities responded to a call around 9:10 a.m. of a burglary taking place at 710 Street in southeast Dodge County. The owner told police upon their arrival home they spotted a vehicle in the yard.

06/07/2014

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Man Killed In Southeastern Minnesota Farm Accident

A man has died in a farm accident near the Dodge Center Municipal Airport. The sheriff’s office identified the victim Saturday as William Pohlman of the Wanamingo area. His age was not listed.

06/07/2014

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Officials: Body Of Missing Student Found, Cause Of Death Not Violence

Officials say investigators found the body of a missing 15-year-old student in Dodge County and that his death was not the result of violence.

03/21/2014

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Body Found During Search For Missing Byron Teen

Investigators found a body while searching for a missing 15-year-old Byron student on Thursday morning. According to the Dodge County Sheriff’s office, the body was found between Kasson and Byron in Olmsted County while crews were searching for Noah Graddy. The teen was last seen on Jan. 19, according to the “Find Noah Graddy” Facebook page.

03/20/2014

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Police: Man Dies After Hitting Clothesline While On ATV

A 53-year-old man died Wednesday in Dodge County when he hit a clothesline cable as he was riding an ATV, authorities said. According to Dodge County Sheriff’s Office, authorities received a 911 call at about 5:03 p.m. to the 63000 block of 280th Avenue in Byron, Minn.

11/07/2013

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Health Exchange Expands Offerings In SE Minn.

People in southeast Minnesota who hope to use the state’s new insurance exchange to get coverage will soon have more coverage options.

10/30/2013

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Police: 3 Juveniles Charged In Dodge County Golf Course Burglary

Authorities said three juveniles are in custody after a burglary at a southeastern Minnesota golf course last weekend. The Dodge County Sheriff’s Office responded to an alarm call from the Zumbro Valley Golf Course at about 1:16 a.m. last Friday.

10/22/2013

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Police: Dodge County Burglary Suspect Arrested At Casino

Authorities said a man suspected in a string of burglaries in southern Minnesota was arrested last week after being spotted at Mystic Lake Casino. Cody Spencer Linquist, 30 of Rochester, was taken into custody on his birthday last week in connection with a burglary string in Dodge County.

06/19/2013

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Man Charged In Dodge Co. Sheriff’s Office Impound Lot Theft

A Bryon, Minn. man has been charged in the theft of a truck from a Dodge County Sheriff’s Office impound lot, according to the Dodge County Sheriff’s Office.

01/07/2013

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3 Killed In Dodge County Crash Identified

Three people were killed when two vehicles struck head-on in Dodge County, Minn. Tuesday evening. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, the crash happened at about 6:30 p.m. on Highway 14 west of Dodge Center.

11/07/2012

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Authorities Won’t File Charges In Minn. Suicide

The father of a 13-year-old girl in southeastern Minnesota who committed suicide says he was initially stunned when authorities decided not to charge any of the kids who allegedly bullied her.

05/09/2012

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1 Dies, 3 Hurt After Snowmobiles Break Through Ice In Wis.

One person has died and five others had to be rescued when their snowmobiles broke through the ice on Beaver Dam Lake and plunged into the water.

02/19/2012