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Robbery suspects flee from Willmar, Minn, Police, hit gas main; trailer park evacuated

October 25, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Two young men suspected of a robbery fled from Willmar Police early this morning, causing a major gas leak that required the evacuation of half of the residents of the Regency West mobile home park. Continue Reading

Land at hospital site may be available to Stark County: Courthouse evacuated for possible gas leak

October 2, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

Following a Stark County Courthouse evacuation over a possible gas leak Tuesday, the County Commission learned it may have the opportunity to buy back about 15 acres of land near the site of the new hospital. Continue Reading

No injuries, “all clear’’ issued in Olivia as gas leak repaired

September 13, 2012 in West Central Tribune

OLIVIA The Olivia Police Department was able to give the “all clear” shortly after 4 p.m., or about an hour after evacuating the northwest corner of the community this afternoon due to a report of a gas leak. Continue Reading

Gas leak forces evacuation of nursing home, NW section of Olivia this afternoon

September 13, 2012 in West Central Tribune

OLIVIA The Olivia Police Department is evacuating the northwest corner of the community this afternoon, including residents of the Golden Living Center nursing facility due to a report of a gas leak, according to information from the Renville County Sheriff’s Department. Continue Reading

Residents allowed back into homes on Rosebud

July 25, 2012 in The Daily Republic

ROSEBUD (AP) Authorities have lifted an evacuation order for a community on the Rosebud Indian Reservation following improving weather conditions that have helped firefighters battle several wildfires.
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Several homes evacuated as precaution near Rice Park in Willmar, Minn.

July 24, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR A Willmar city worker was treated at Rice Memorial Hospital for a chemical reaction experienced while performing maintenance work Tuesday on the Rice Park wading pool.
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Wildfire devours structures in Colorado Springs

June 27, 2012 in The Daily Republic

WOODLAND PARK, Colo. (AP) More than 2,100 residents were being evacuated from the Air Force Academy’s grounds Tuesday night as heavy smoke billowed from a wildfire that has burned an unknown number of homes near Colorado Springs.
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PUC to propose new grain regulations after Anderson Seed debacle

June 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE Just a few years ago the Legislature, at the request of the state Public Utilities Commission, completely overhauled South Dakota’s laws regulating grain buyers and grain warehouses. Continue Reading

Operations resume at MSP terminal after evacuation

June 3, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

‘Suspicious device’ in luggage prompts questioning of woman
Terminal 2 at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport was evacuated for about two hours Sunday and one woman was being questioned by police after authorities found a device that appeared suspicious. Continue Reading

Dickinson businesses evacuated when natural gas line damaged

April 3, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

At least three businesses north of Dickinson were evacuated after a natural gas line was damaged Tuesday morning, said Andy Paulson, Dickinson Rural Fire chief. Continue Reading