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Minn. State Fire Marshal To Retire

Minnesota’s top fire official is retiring. State Fire Marshal Jerry Rosendahl will retire in December after 40 years with the Minnesota fire service, including nearly 10 years as fire marshal.

10/25/2013

Roseville Tops White Bear Lake 21-14

Prep Blog: Week 3, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

We’re now two games in for every team, and for some teams it’s three games. By now, most teams have a sense of what they can do and what their identity is. Now it’s just a matter of implementing that every week against the opponent.

09/13/2013

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President Of Model T Club Remembered After Fatal Crash

The president of a model antique car club is being remembered for her love of family and her passion for the Model T she toured the country in.

07/28/2013

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Model T Crash Victim In UT ID’d As Minn. Woman

The victim of a crash involving at 1915 Model T outside Utah’s Zion National Park has been identified as the president of a Minnesota antique car club. Utah Highway Patrol Trooper Jalaine Hawkes says 51-year-old Karen Johnson of Owatonna, Minn., was killed in the wreck Friday that sent three other people to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Hawkes says the names of the injured aren’t being released but they’re also from the Owatonna area.

07/27/2013

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Sheriff: Woman Drowned In Owatonna Lake

Authorities said a woman is dead after drowning in an Owatonna Lake Sunday night. The Steele County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a possible drowning at Lake Kohlmier Beach at about 4:54 p.m. Sunday. When authorities arrived, an unidentified Hispanic female was reported being face down in the water.

06/17/2013

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Some Schoolchildren Get Rare May Snow Day

Schoolchildren in Minnesota and Wisconsin got a rare May snow day Thursday as a storm dropped up to 16 inches of sticky snow across a beleaguered region that was just starting to enjoy spring.

05/02/2013

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Snowstorm Dumps 15.5 Inches In Southeastern MN

The calendar has flipped to May, but winter has made a return appearance to southeastern Minnesota where residents are digging out of an unseasonable dump of wet heavy snow.

05/02/2013

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Owatonna Man Sentenced In $70K Liquor Theft

A 41-year-old Owatonna man has been sentenced to 240 days in jail and 10 years’ probation for stealing liquor and selling it for cash while working for a liquor distributor, according to the Dakota County Attorney’s Office.

04/09/2013

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Tax Season Warning: Mail Box Thefts On The Rise

With tax season here, police across the state say this is a busy time for thieves stealing from mailboxes. In Owatonna, 15 people have reported their mail stolen since late last year.

03/13/2013

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New Cabela’s Store Coming To Woodbury In Fall 2014

Fans of the outdoors who live in the east metro won’t have to travel too far to get to a Cabela’s come fall 2014.

01/15/2013

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Annual Twins Winter Caravan Starts Monday

The Minnesota Twins are getting fans excited about baseball again with their annual winter caravan starting this week.

01/14/2013

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Prep Blog: Recapping The Prep Bowl Winners

It’s hard to believe that the high school football season has come to an end. Seven football teams celebrated championship seasons between the Friday and Saturday’s Prep Bowl games at the Metrodome.

11/27/2012

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Unbeaten Owatonna To Face Tough Totino-Grace

High-powered and highly-rated Totino-Grace will take on Owatonna this Saturday. The Huskies come in unbeaten.

11/23/2012

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Prep Blog: Previewing The Prep Bowl

It’s what every kid who plays high school football dreams about from the first day of fall practices: Playing for a state championship.

11/21/2012

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Prep Blog: Previewing Football’s State Semifinals

It’s hard to believe that we’re just less than two weeks away from the 2012 prep football season being over. By next Saturday, state champions will be crowned in seven classes across the state.

11/15/2012

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Caterpillar Will Close Owatonna Plant, Cut 100 Jobs

Officials with Caterpillar said Thursday they are planning to close their Owatonna plant and consolidating operations within their forestry business.

11/08/2012

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If You Missed It: High School Sports Rally For 10/12

If you missed the Rally, we’ve got the highlights of the biggest games in high school football.

10/12/2012

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Prep Blog: Week 5, Previewing ‘The Big 4’

There are just four weeks left in the regular season for high school football. That’s right, four more chances to win a big game or four more chances to see the clock hit zero and wonder what went wrong.

09/27/2012

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Owl City’s Adam Young Chooses Owatonna Over L.A.

A popular Minnesota musician has teamed up with the woman behind the number one song in the country for what’s expected to be a big hit this summer. Owl City’s Adam Young wrote the track for his new album, which comes out in August. And, he thought Canadian pop star Carly Rae Jepsen would be a perfect fit.

07/27/2012

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Owatonna Man Gets 25 Years For Making Child Porn

An Owatonna man was sentenced to 25 years in prison Wednesday for producing pornography with a young boy and girl whom he coerced into service.

07/25/2012

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Cord Electrocutes Owatonna Man At Minn. Boatlift

One man is dead and two other people are injured after an extension cord fell into the water from a northern Minnesota boatlift.

07/25/2012

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Owatonna Drowning Victim Identified

A man who died after drowning in Lake Kohlmier has been identified, according to the Steele County Sheriff’s Office.

07/13/2012

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Fatal Head-On Crash Closes Road Near Owatonna

The State Patrol is investigating a fatal crash Saturday morning near Owatonna between a semi and a car. According to the state patrol, the head-on crash took place on Highway 218 near mile marker 36 in Steele County.

06/02/2012

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Prep Blog: Boys Basketball Section Championship Friday

After Friday night, the field for the boys state tournaments next week will be determined and seeding will take place over the weekend. It’s the last tournament of a hectic winter season.

03/15/2012

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Justin Bieber’s Snake, Johnson, Finds New Home In MN

Justin Bieber’s “Johnson” is now in Minnesota.

03/08/2012

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