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  • New Ulm Public School

    New Ulm Public Schools handed out awards during their employee recognition banquet Friday. Second grade teacher Eileen Furth was awarded the Elementary Teacher of the Year award and seventh grade math teacher Melissa Nelson received …

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    08 May 17
  • Montgomery man arrested in Le Sueur County on Drug Charges

    A Montgomery man is facing two felony charges after authorities found over 12 grams of methamphetamine in his vehicle. According to the Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office 35-year-old Jacob Rodewald and 31-year-old Caesar Proano of …

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    08 May 17
  • Lonsdale man killed in ATV accident Saturday night

    A 48-year-old Lonsdale man was killed in an ATV accident Saturday night. Officers arrived at a field on Farwall Avenue in Rice County just before 5 p.m. Saturday to find the body of Dennis Skluzacek …

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    08 May 17
  • Carver County Childcare provider earns top honors

    A Carver County childcare provider has been named Family Childcare Provider of the Year by the county childcare association. Mayer resident Deb Templeman has received this award four times. Every year parents nominate a childcare …

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    08 May 17
  • Merger

    The boards of directors of River Region Cooperative in Sleepy Eye and South Central Grain and Energy in Fairfax unanimously approved to bring the point of the merger of the companies to a member vote. …

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    05 May 17
  • David Allen Pettersen

    A Madelia property owner who killed a fleeing trespasser after an attempted break-in likely won’t see jail time under a plea agreement. Sixty-five-year-old David Pettersen shot 19-year-old Nicolas Embertson in January as he and his …

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    05 May 17
  • Windom

    Windom Police arrested a man Tuesday for fleeing police and threats of violence after authorities named him a person of interest in a recent burglary case. According to police 32-year-old Marlin Raynard Holder of Chicago …

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    05 May 17
  • BellePlaine

    Hundreds of Belle Plaine residents were in support of allowing a kneeling soldier known as Joe to remain in Veterans Park. Joe was replaced in April after the city council ok’d the creation of the …

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    05 May 17