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  • Military recognition

    Thrivent Financial is sponsoring a non-profit organization community meet-and-greet Wednesday as a way for community members to learn more about and sign up for volunteer opportunities. Thrivent’s Amy Pearson says a feature of that night …

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    26 Jun 17
  • Police line

    The Minnesota Supreme Court ruled Wednesday that Andrew Dikken cannot withdraw his 2014 guilty plea to first-degree premeditated murder in the deaths of two Granite Falls people. Thirty-one-year-old Dikken is serving a life sentence without …

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    24 Jun 17
  • criminal charges

    The Mankato man who stole a police vehicle and led police on a pursuit with the stolen vehicle told authorities he wasn’t going back to prison after Daniel Eugene Zuehlke was arrested for an outstanding …

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    24 Jun 17
  • drunk driving

    A Henderson man is in jail for violating his terms of probation for a fatal drunk driving crash in September of 2014. The stayed 4-year-prison sentence for 23-year-old Joshua James Krueger was revoked during a …

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    24 Jun 17
  • Road construction

    Motorists are advised that as early as July 5th, Highway 14 from Sleepy Eye to Springfield will be detoured for a concrete resurfacing project. The detour is expected to remain in place until completion in …

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    24 Jun 17
  • Centenial birthday

    A Springfield woman is celebrating her 100th birthday soon. Hilda Anderson was born on June 26, 1917 near Butterfield and on Monday will turn 100-years-old. Hilda says she hardly believes she will celebrate her centennial …

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    24 Jun 17
  • Gun charges lead to drug charges for Mankato residents

    While police were arresting a Mankato teenager who allegedly pointed a gun at multiple people during a fight they also arrested two people for drug possession. According to the criminal complaint, two women reported to …

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    24 Jun 17
  • Mankato phone store alerts police to kidnapping posted on Facebook

    A Mankato business that sells phones alerted Mankato Police to a possible kidnapping Wednesday after they found it documented on Facebook Messenger. Twenty-one-year-old Samuel James Rausch has been charged with four felonies after an arranged …

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    24 Jun 17