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Southern Minnesota

Semi crossing I-35 southbound south of Lakeville. (credit: Viewer Submitted)

Could Take Days Until Southern Minn. Roads Are Safe

Huge snow drifts and blowing snow greeted many as they woke Friday, the day after a blizzard invaded southern Minnesota.

02/21/2014

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Minn. Couple Accused Of Starving Son Enter Plea

A southern Minnesota couple accused of starving their adopted son to the point that authorities said his bones were protruding reached a plea agreement with prosecutors Monday.

10/21/2013

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2 Men Unhurt In Southern Minn. Plane Crash

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in North Lida Lake near Pelican Rapids.

07/17/2013

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Faribault Woman Stabbed Multiple Times Speaks Out

One week ago, a 20-hour manhunt came to an end in southern Minnesota for a man police say stabbed his girlfriend dozens of times. Now, the victim, LaLonnie Moorman, is speaking for the first time.

04/28/2013

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Dayton, Klobuchar And Others Survey Storm Damage

Gov. Mark Dayton and a trio of federal elected officials are heading to areas of southern Minnesota where a spring snow and ice storm hit the hardest.

04/13/2013

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April Snow Helps S. Minn., But Hurts NW. Minn.

April is less than half over, but we’ve already had way more snow than average.

04/12/2013

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Air Pollution Advisory Issued For Southern Minn.

The Pollution Control Agency has issued an air pollution health advisory for the southern two-thirds of Minnesota including the Twin Cities area.

03/07/2013

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Best Ways To Celebrate Native American History

November’s Native American History Month, and it’s coinciding with the sesquicentennial of U.S.-Dakota War of 1862, giving all the more reason to learn more about the event and the people involved.

11/05/2012

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Heat Blamed For Fish Kills In Southern Minn. Lakes

The recent heat wave is blamed for killing thousands of fish in several southern Minnesota lakes. Most of the lakes are shallow, and thus more susceptible to summer fish kills, and most of the fish were northern pike, which prefer cold water.

07/10/2012

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Minn. Storms Bring Tornado, Golf-Ball Sized Hail

Thunderstorms Sunday night damaged barns, blew out power and brought golf-ball sized hail in southern Minnesota.

06/18/2012

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Twin Cities, Southern MN Under Tornado Watch

It could be an eventful day on the weather front across Minnesota after storms ripped through the Midwest on Saturday.

04/15/2012

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High Fire Danger This Weekend In Southern Minn.

The Department of Natural Resources is warning of high fire danger over the southern half of Minnesota this weekend.

03/10/2012

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DNR Reports Far Fewer Fish Houses Than Average

The warm weather is keeping the state’s fishers off the ice in south-central Minnesota this winter.

01/13/2012

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Dangerous Fire Conditions Across Southern Minn.

Burning restrictions are in place across much of southern Minnesota this week because of the high fire risk.

10/04/2011

Crop Damage Estimates Lower Than Expected

  Southern Minnesota crops fared better than expected after flooding last month.

10/08/2010

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