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Owatonna Police Issue Fraud Alert After Severe Weather

The Owatonna Police Department posted a fraud alert on their website after heavy thunderstorms on Monday that included large hail in parts of town.

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John Anderson in period look Adam Heltemes Photo
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Cannon River Rendezvous 2017 Is Living History

I am looking forward to participating in another Cannon River Rendezvous May 26-29 near Cannon Falls on the Whitson property. It's great to get away from technology and live life like it's around the period of the 1840s fur-trade era...

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Center For Severe Weather Research Scientists Search For Tornadoes To Study
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Still A Slight Risk Of Severe Storms Tuesday Evening in Southern Minnesota

The National Weather Service says redevelopment of thunderstorms will occur this
afternoon along a frontal boundary. Some of the storms will be locally severe with large hail, damaging winds and possibly a tornado...

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Tilt-a-Whirl Returns to Downtown Faribault

Two years ago, a Tilt-a-Whirl was restored by Rick and Kelly Dale and their crew on the History Channel Show “Rick’s Restorations,” and there was a great turnout for the unveiling and its placement downtown. But if you’ve driven past the corner of Central Avenue and First Street recently, you may have noticed it was absent. The City of Faribault removed it over the winter to help preserve it, but with the snow officially gone for the year and spring weather here, the Tilt-a-Whirl has been pulled out of storage and is back on Central Avenue!

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Loren Celebrates Syttende Mai With Some Norwegian Family History

Yah, here comes the Syttende Mai. The Norwegian Constitution Day is May 17. If not for my Danish great-grandfather, I'd be a purebred Norwegian...

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Faribault Main Street Car Cruise Night Is Back This Friday

Faribault Main Street Car Cruise Night makes its triumphant return this Friday night (5/19) for the summer and it all starts at 6PM on Central Avenue in downtown Faribault...

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Bulletin: Severe Thunderstorm Watch For Southern Minnesota Until 3AM Tuesday

Bulletin: The Storm Prediction Center has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for a large portion of Southern Minnesota until 3AM on Tuesday, May 16...

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Former Funeral Home Director Admits to Sex Charges

Austin, MN (KROC-AM News) - A former Austin funeral home director is awaiting sentencing for having sex with a teenage girl he met while arranging a family member’s funeral.

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Owatonna Hospital Can Keep You Running

Three out of four runners suffer injuries each year, according to a news release from Allina Health. A running clinic Tuesday will address overuse injuries at Owatonna Hospital.

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Update: Measles Cases Now At 58, Allina Hospitals Change Visiting Rules

Updated: The Minnesota Department of Health says there are now 58 confirmed measles cases in Minnesota -- 49 in Hennepin County, three in Ramsey County and 4 in Crow Wing County and now two in Le Sueur County -- 55 children and three adults...

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