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Men who caused 3,900 gallons of oil to spill into river ordered to pay $1.1M

The two men were also sentenced to serve one year of probation.

A mobile home at Broadmoor Valley

Ellison sues mobile home park over alleged illegal fees, resident conditions

Ellison's office is suing Schierholz and Associates, Inc., which owns Broadmoor Valley mobile home park.

yellow medicine river oil spill

2 Lyon County men plead guilty after causing 3,900 gallons of oil to spill into river

The U.S. Attorney's Office says they shot a rifle at the pipeline, causing it to spill into a creek that connects to the Yellow Medicine River.

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Health board votes to lift license suspension of bar that is staying open during shutdown

Havens Garden has remained open despite high levels of COVID-19 in the local area.

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House explosion kills 1, injures 1 in southwest Minnesota

Photos from the scene show complete destruction.

State Patrol: 1 dead in 2-vehicle crash in Lyon County

The crash happened around 7:45 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4.

Joseph Koopman

Man killed in rollover crash was Army vet, father-of-3 girls

Joseph Koopman died in a rollover crash in southwest Minnesota on May 17.

Alexandria man dies in rollover crash in southwest MN

The crash happened Friday around 11:20 a.m. in Lyon County.

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Diesel fuel spill in southwest MN deemed intentional, suspect ID'd

More than 8,000 gallons of diesel fuel escaped through a small hole in a pipeline.