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  • BrownCountyCourthouse

    A New Ulm man and Sleepy Eye man face criminal charges related to fatal vehicle accidents in New Ulm and west of Sleepy Eye earlier this year.  Liam Kelly of New Ulm faces two felony …

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    29 Jun 14
  • ChildrensMuseumSouthernMinnesota

    Last week’s heavy rains  destroyed all of the exhibits belonging to the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota in Mankato.  The interactive children’s displays were being kept in a large storage facility while a new, permanent …

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    27 Jun 14
  • CrimeScene

    A standoff near Janesville ended peacefully early Thursday morning.  The incident between an unidentified person and the Waseca County Sheriff’s Department ended around 12:15 am when the suspect was taken into custody.  The sheriff’s Department …

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    26 Jun 14
  • MotorcycleCrash2

    A 20-year-old Sleepy Eye man was injured in a motorcycle accident Monday morning. Adam Sellner was driving a 1993 Kawasaki Racer northbound on Highway 4 when he lost control at the intersection with Brown County …

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    24 Jun 14
  • Crash2

    A Glenwood man was seriously injured in a crash in Mankato Monday evening that involved a Mankato police officer. It happened at 8pm at the intersection of Riverfront Drive and Hickory Street. 27-year-old Steven Gremmels …

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    24 Jun 14
  • Flooding2014

    Governor Mark Dayton has extended the State of Emergency for 35 Minnesota counties affected by flooding and other damage caused by the recent storms. The 30-day extension allows the state to keep Minnesota National Guard …

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    24 Jun 14
  • FloodedFields

    Widespread rain over the past week delayed Minnesota farmers who were trying to finish planting. The US Department of Agriculture says that the rain has left soil saturated and stressed crops. Wet fields also are …

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    24 Jun 14
  • NationalGuardEmployerDay

    Around 2 dozen residents of New Ulm flew on an Army Chinook helicopter to Camp Ripley near Little Falls on Monday for the Minnesota National Guard’s New Ulm Employer Day. Those participating got to observe …

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    24 Jun 14