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Day: January 13, 2012

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Serious two vehicle accident Friday afternoon

At approximately 11:50 a.m. Friday, Cerro Gordo County Sheriff’s Officers, the Clear Lake Fire Department and two Mason City ambulances were dispatched to a two vehicle accident on CORRECTION: 250th Street and

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Wild rocked by Blackhawks

By Michael Russo, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – CHICAGO — Twitter was all abuzz Thursday night when the Montreal Canadiens pulled Michael Cammalleri mid-game against Boston. (PHOTO: The Minnesota Wild’s David McIntyre (34) catches a

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Receivers spot chinks in the Packers’ armor

By Jeff Roberts, The Record (Hackensack N.J.) – EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — They see the vulnerabilities. They see the holes, the gambles that the aggressive Packers secondary takes, creating opportunities down the field.

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Winter finally arrives in North Iowa

Winter finally arrived in North Iowa over the last couple of days.  Howling winds, cold temps in the single digits and blowing snow replaced 40 and 50 degree temps across the region

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Iowa mother and daughter charged with theft

John Mangalonzo, The Hawk Eye, Burlington, Iowa – Des Moines County prosecutors have charged a Burlington woman and her daughter, accusing them of abusing a mentally handicapped man they were supposed to be

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Pennsylvania man to be executed March 8

The Daily Review, Towanda, Pa. – Gov. Tom Corbett has signed an execution warrant for Dustin Ford Briggs, who was sentenced to death for killing two Bradford County sheriff’s deputies in March

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Another N.J. synagogue attacked

By Deena Yellin, The Record (Hackensack, N.J.) – HACKENSACK, N.J. — Jewish leaders and law enforcement officials are tightening security measures as investigators search for the culprit who firebombed a Rutherford, N.J., synagogue

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By Colin Covert, Star Tribune (Minneapolis) – “Contraband” stars Mark Wahlberg as a reformed drug smuggler who must protect his family by transporting millions in counterfeit currency to pay off a psychotic killer

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Winnebago recognized by Ford

FOREST CITY, IOWA, January 10, 2012 – Winnebago Industries, Inc. (NYSE:WGO), a leading United States (U.S.) recreation vehicle manufacturer, was recognized by Ford Motor Company for receiving the “fully meets” classification as

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