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  • Police car chase

    A St. Clair man who took authorities on a high speed chase through two counties Friday night with a young child in the car has been charged. Twenty-one-year-old Sheldan Christian Luna was charged with felony …

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    19 Sep 17
  • Le Sueur County2

    A man upset about losing custody of his children threatened to shoot people at the Le Sueur County Court House. Thirty-year-old Joseph William Eng of Le Sueur had been charged with felony threats of violence …

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    19 Sep 17
  • Gustavus Adolphus College

    A 23-year-old Oronoco man has been sentenced for sexual assaults that occurred in a Gustavus Adolphus College dorm room. Justin Scott Dewitz was sentenced Monday to a one-year stayed jail sentence that won’t be executed …

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    19 Sep 17
  • Minnesota Monthly

    The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce office was recently notified that the city has been selected as a finalist in the Minnesota Monthly “Best Minnesota Town” contest. People can vote for the Best Minnesota …

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    19 Sep 17
  • Fairmont man recovering from hit and run accident

    A 2017 Fairmont High School graduate who was severely injured in a hit-and-run accident in Mankato is recovering at St. Mary’s Hospital in Rochester. Kevin Chen’s leg had a compund frature and muscle and ligaments …

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    19 Sep 17
  • Former director of humane society pleads guilty to theft

    The former director of the Blue Earth Nicollet County Humane Society pled guilty in court Monday to theft. Forty-six-year-old Molly Marie Harvey of Le Sueur stole more than $5,000 in adoption fee revenues while she …

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    19 Sep 17
  • Minnesota is the happiest state according to a study

    Minnesota is the happiest state, according to a study by Wallet Hub. The personal finance website looked at 28 metrics ranging from depression rate to sports participation level to income growth. The Upper Midwest generally …

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    19 Sep 17
  • car accident

    A Madelia woman suffered life threatening injuries Friday evening as her car collided with another on Highway 60. The state patrol says a Plymouth Voyager driven by 58-year-old Janet Lou Todd of Madelia was turning …

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    18 Sep 17