Crime, Courts & Emergencies

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Firefighters put out house fire

Firefighters put out house fire

No one was injured in a Lyle house fire that took place around 4:20 p.m. Saturday afternoon. Lyle Fire Chief Dan Frank said firefighters spent ... Read more | Add your comment

Area woman gets 2 years probation for welfare fraud

A Dodge Center woman has been sentenced for swindling Mower County out of almost $20,000 in financial benefits in 2012. Mary Lewison was sentenced to ... Read more | Add your comment

Construction worker killed at Rochester hotel site

ROCHESTER — Authorities say a construction worker died after a large metal attachment from a forklift fell on his head in Rochester. The man was ... Read more | Add your comment

Convictions: Feb. 15-21

—Aaron Duenes, 18, of Austin, was convicted of fifth-degree drug possession. Sentenced to five years’ probation. —Erick Scott Nash, 33, of Mapleview, was convicted of ... Read more | Add your comment

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  1. Scam artist accused of fraud in Austin, Twin Cities  | Add your comment
  2. UPDATE: $50K worth of damage in early morning barn fire  | Add your comment
  3. MnDOT urges caution after snowplow crashes  | Add your comment
  4. Nelsen: Edges state case could be dropped after federal sentences  | Add your comment
  5. County attorney: Felony sentences show Mower short on lawyer staff  | Add your comment
  6. Austin man pleads guilty to sex with teenager  | Add your comment
  7. Amazi: Good to see child protection bill pass House  | Add your comment
  8. Edges guilty of producing child porn  | Add your comment
  9. Driver rescues puppy left in flame-filled trash bin  | Add your comment
  10. Teen dies in crash by Kiester  | Add your comment
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