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Warner Road Closed In St. Paul Due To Bridge Demolition

Warner Road in St. Paul, Minn. will be closed March 22 – 23 as construction crews continue the demolition of the southbound Highway 52 Lafayette Bridge. Warner Road will close at 7 a.m. Saturday between Sibley Street and Childs Road. The road is scheduled to reopen again by 5 p.m. Sunday, March 23, weather permitting.

03/21/2014

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Charges: Man Drove Under The Influence On Turkey Day With Son In Car

A St. Paul man faces a DWI charge after police say they stopped him on Thanksgiving morning going 84 mph in a 55 mph zone with his young son in the back seat. A criminal complaint says a state trooper stopped 31-year-old Brett Howard Wergeland after he was clocked speeding just before 9:30 a.m. on southbound Highway 52.

01/08/2014

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Groundbreaking Set For SE Minn. Veterans Cemetery

State and federal officials are breaking ground on a new state veterans cemetery in the southeastern Minnesota town of Preston. The ceremonial groundbreaking is Friday morning at the 169-acre site off Highway 52 donated by Preston and Fillmore County.

11/08/2013

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Hail Pounds Parts Of Wis., Minn.

Thunderstorms packing heavy rain, hail and high winds have pounded parts of southwestern Wisconsin and southeastern Minnesota. The National Weather Service says a cooperative observer measured 2.5-inch hail near La Crosse Thursday.

07/25/2013

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Closures Affecting I-494 And Hwy 52 This Weekend

It’s the beginning of road closure time in the Twin Cities. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday from 10 p.m. to 6 a.m., expect delays both directions on I-494 between Highway 100 and Penn Avenue.

04/26/2013

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State Trooper Hit While Assisting Vehicle In Goodhue County

A Minnesota State Patrol officer was transported St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester with non-life threatening injuries Tuesday morning after being involved in a crash while assisting a vehicle in a ditch, authorities say.

03/19/2013

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Apple Valley Man Dies After Chase, Crash On Highway 52

A man who led police on a chase in the east metro died after jumping from the Highway 52 bridge in St. Paul.

03/22/2012

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Woman Rescued After Car Plunges Into Zumbro River

A woman had to be rescued after her car plunged into the Zumbro River in Rochester Tuesday morning, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

01/17/2012

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Dry Winter Sparks Rare Dec. Grass Fire On Hwy. 52

A rare sight in winter sparked on Highway 52 near Downtown St. Paul Tuesday morning — a grass fire.

12/27/2011

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Authorities ID Man Killed In Goodhue County Crash

The Minnesota State Patrol identified the man as 27-year-old Curtis Flom of Nerstrand.

10/18/2011

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Fatal Broadside Crash On Highway 52

Authorities are investigating a fatal crash west of Goodhue, Minn. after one vehicle broadsided another along Highway 52.

10/18/2011

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High-Tech Signs On Highway 52 Aim To Stop Crashes

Two people were killed when three cars crashed in Goodhue County on Saturday night. The crash happened at the intersection with high-tech signs that the Minnesota Department of Transportation is testing.

10/10/2011

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Police: 2 Killed In Crash On Highway 52

Two people are dead after a three-car crash Saturday night on Highway 52 in Goodhue County, police said.

10/08/2011

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Charges: Man Pointed Gun At Car During Road Rage Incident

A 19-year-old Randolph man is accused of threatening a man and woman with a gun during an alleged road rage incident on Sunday On Highway 52 in Dakota County, according to charges filed Friday in Dakota County Court.

09/30/2011

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Authorities Search For Semi Involved In Biker Hit-And-Run

Authorities are looking for a semi truck that they believe struck a man riding his bike and then fled.

09/21/2011

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