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It’s time to start seeing Motorcycles…and potholes again.

When it was in the 50s the other day I was passed up by a couple of motorcyles on the freeway. So the people that have waited all these months to get their bikes out are anxious to get going. So becareful to watch for them as you corner or change lanes, parking etc

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Police investigate stabbing
Police investigate stabbing
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Body Found in Faribault

Faribault Police report they were dispatched this afternoon to an open field south of 30th street NW and Industrial Drive after a worker in the area discovered an unresponsive man laying in the snow.  The call came in at 1:47pm

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50-foot-tall Foley Snowman
Dan DeBaun, WJON News
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Central Minnesota Farmer Builds Giant 50-Foot-Tall Snowman [VIDEO]

For the last month and a half, Foley farmer Greg Novak has been busy building a 50-foot tall snowman.

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Even at below zero temps..hints that spring is coming

It may be a while before we melt enough snow that the srping high school teams will be able to get outside. (They may have to play all their games in May this year again.)But as the calender gets ready to flip to March, there are clues to spring on the horizon

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Seth Helgeson courtesy of the Albany Devils
Seth Helgeson courtesy of the Albany Devils
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Faribault’s Own Seth Helgeson

Faribault native Seth Helgeson is spending his first season with the Albany Devils. The Albany Devils are a professional ice hockey team in the American Hockey League. The top AHL affiliate of the National Hockey League (NHL)'s New Jersey Devils, the team has as its home the Times Union Center in Albany, New York.

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City of Faribault snow emergency in effect until 8:00am today

A snow emergency is in effect for Faribault from 1am to  8:00amTuesday morning(2-18-14). Any vehicles left on the street at that time subject to ticketing and towing.

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Photo: K Krage
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America’s Pastime

The annual Twins Caravan is making it's way through the state and made a stop in Faribault on Monday. I headed over to check out all the action!

 

Baseball legend Tony Oliva was there meeting and greeting a long line of people eager to get a picture of have him sign their Twin's tshirts and caps.

 

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School Closings and Weather Announcements

Many schools are closed for another day due to extreme cold. Check out a complete list here.

 

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Abilene Twins Born in Different Years Make National News — Mother Plans on Giving Them Their Own Birthday Parties

According to ABC News, three sets of New Year's twins were born in different years -- one twin born at the tail end of 2013 and the other at the beginning of 2014. What's even more special about this rarity is that one set of those twins was born right here in Abilene. To top it all off, the Abilene twins and mother made national news, including ABC and NBC.

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Photo: K Krage
Photo: K Krage
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Oh the weather outside is frightful!

With temps expected to hit lows not seen in a decade and Gov. Dayton declaring all K-12 schools in the state closed on Monday, this seems like a good time to do a round up of winter safety tips.

When outside:

  • Try to limit exposed skin. This m

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