Olivia

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1 Dead In Head-On Crash In Olivia

A St. Paul man is dead after a head-on crash in Olivia on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The fatal accident occurred at 1 p.m. on Highway 212 near Highway 71 in Renville County. A 1999 Volkswagen Passat, driven by 55-year-old Bu Shwe, collided with a 2011 Dodge Ram, driven by Michael Traxler, age 31. Shwe was killed in the crash. Traxler, of Long Prairie, was unharmed, as was his passenger, 18-year-old Hope Nue of Granite Falls.

11/29/2013

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State Patrol: 2 Killed, 1 Hurt In Crash Near Olivia

Two people died and at least one other person was hurt Sunday night in a two-vehicle crash in western Minnesota, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities said the crash happened at about 8:43 p.m. Sunday on Highway 71 near 780th Avenue in Renville County near Olivia.

09/09/2013

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Cops: Man Died After Stealing Van, Crashing Into Squad Car

A 22-year-old man from Hector, Minn., died last weekend after he stole a van, fled pursuing police and crashed head-on into a squad car, police said.

04/08/2013

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Dayton Authorizes Shelter For Stranded Motorists

Gov. Mark Dayton has issued a retroactive executive order authorizing the use of a National Guard Armory in Olivia as shelter after some stranded motorists had to stay there during Sunday night’s blizzard.

12/11/2012

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Arson Suspected In Fire At Renville County Food Shelf

A food shelf west of the Twin Cities is temporarily closed after a suspected arson Sunday night left the building significantly damaged, authorities say.

09/10/2012

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Finding Minnesota: Corn Capital Days

By this time, there should be some Minnesota sweet corn for sale at the roadside stands, but a cool, wet spring caused much of this year’s crop to be a little late.

07/17/2011

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Parole Possible For Child Abductor In 34 Years

The Marshall man convicted of abducting and sexually assaulting a 14-year-old paper girl could be eligible for parole in nearly 34 years.

07/06/2011

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Charges: Dad Stabs Son After Fight

A 47-year-old man is charged with second-degree assault after allegedly stabbing his son with a knife, following an argument.

07/05/2011

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Fahey Pleads Guilty To Abducting, Assaulting Girl

A 25-year-old man has pleaded guilty to abducting and sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl delivering newspapers in Fairfax last May.

01/25/2011

Sergio Turrubiates Jr. is accused of killing 19-month-old Tiana Moore on Dec. 22, 2010. (credit: Renville County)

Man, 20, Charged With Murder In Olivia Toddler’s Death

A 20-year-old man has been charged with second-degree murder for the death of a 1-year-old girl.

12/28/2010

Sergio Turrubiates Jr. is accused of killing 19-month-old Tiana Moore on Dec. 22, 2010. (credit: Renville County)

Charges Expected In Death Of Girl, 19 Months Old

A 19-year-old man is expected to be charged Tuesday in the death of a 19-month-old baby girl. Tiana Moore was assaulted last Wednesday. She died in a hospital in St. Paul on Christmas Eve. The toddler lived in the western Minnesota town of Olivia in Renville County.

12/27/2010

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19-Month-Old In Critical Condition, 1 Arrested

Olivia Police said a baby is in critical condition after suffering significant injuries at the hand of another.

12/23/2010

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