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America’s 30 Most Dangerous Cities List Includes this MN Town

Each year the FBI releases statistics based on violent & property crime rates per capita. For 2017 -- Emeryville, California finds itself the unenviable position of sitting in the top spot on the Dangerous City list (along with this MN city that made the Top-30).

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Only in Central Minnesota Does a Deer Wander into Walmart [Picture]

The deer probably saw the great roll-backs and wanted to save a few bucks ;)

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Minnesotan Reels in Shark Jawbone from Mississippi River

A Minnesota angler landed an unusual trophy when he reeled in a shark jawbone while fishing on the Mississippi River.

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Do You Know What Those Raised Dots on Sidewalks Are For?

Those squares on the end of some area sidewalks aren't there to trip rollerbladers. They actually have a purpose that's extremely useful for some people.

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Brush Up on Your Severe Weather Plan, Threat in the Forecast

After yesterday's storms that pushed through Wisconsin killing two people, it's a good idea to make sure you have a plan in case of severe weather in your area. According to the National Weather Service, there's another threat of severe weather for our area again today and tonight.

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Win Movie Passes to Alien: Covenant this Week

By listening to 98.1's Top 5@5, you could win passes to see the huge blockbuster opening of Alien: Covenant at Marcus Parkwood Cinema on Friday night!

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Now Some Vaccinated Minnesotans are Getting Measles

The worst outbreak of measles since 1990 is among us, with the total number at 60 now. The scary part is that there are now cases with people who have been vaccinated.

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Update: 14-Year-Old Princeton Boy Shot, Killed Identified

Authorities have identified a 14-year-old boy who was shot and killed at his Princeton home. Police say they were called to the home on Monday afternoon.

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Here’s Where You Can Catch Fireworks Before the 4th of July in Central MN

I love fireworks, and it's nice to be able to catch them before the 4th of July! If you're looking to take the kids to a fireworks display but don't want to wait until Independence Day, you're in luck!

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Central MN’s Top Rated Campgrounds on Google

If you're just itching to go camping but don't want to stray too far from home, you're in luck! Central Minnesota is home to many campsites that will definitely satisfy your itch! Here are our top rated campsites on Google!

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Bikers Against Bullying: Why Syd’s Angels are a Blessing to Minnesota

Bullying is a big problem for our kids, and thankfully schools are starting to recognize the issue. So are a growing group of bikers, who are putting a stop to bullying a ride at a time.

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Portion of Highway 23 in Paynesville Dedicated to Medal of Honor Recipient

A portion of Highway 23 in Paynesville will be dedicated in honor of a fallen soldier. The Minnesota senate unanimously passed the bill Monday to rename the Paynesville stretch of highway as the "Medal of Honor recipient Kenneth L. Olson Highway."

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