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  • Mankato teen sent to prison for probation violation

    A Mankato teen convicted of murder in connection to a drug death has been sent to prison on a probation violation. Eighteen-year-old Dylan Kucera was convicted in 2014 in juvenile court of third-degree murder and …

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    30 Nov 16
  • St. Peter, Nicollet County enter agreement on County Road 5 project

    The City of St. Peter and Nicollet County have entered into an agreement for construction of Nicollet County Road 5 that goes past the new high school. The project includes installing a turn lane at …

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    30 Nov 16
  • Kenny Rogers is coming to Mankato

    Grammy award-winning and Country Music Hall of Fame member Kenny Rogers will come to Mankato during his Final World Tour: The Gamblers Last Deal. Kenny Rogers with special guest Linda Davis will be in Mankato …

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    30 Nov 16
  • JWP coach sentenced for filming in locker room

    A former teacher and coach at Janesville Waldorf Pemberton will serve 90 days behind bars after pleading guilty to recording minors in a locker room shower. Twenty-eight-year-old Zach Roberts was sentenced Monday in Faribault County …

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    29 Nov 16
  • Search for missing paddle boarder enters fourth day

    The search for a missing paddle boarder is entering its fourth day. Family members say 35-year-old Andrew John Stifter was a father of 2 with another on the way. He was reported missing Saturday afternoon …

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    29 Nov 16
  • 2 people killed after striking tow truck near Pemberton

    Two people were killed after they struck a tow truck near Pemberton Monday morning. The Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office says a 2001 Ford Taurus struck a tow truck at the intersection of Blue Earth …

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    29 Nov 16
  • Gaylord water tower demolition set for 2017

    The nearly 100-year-old downtown Gaylord water tower that was originally scheduled for demolition in August, now won’t be taken down until this coming spring. Shortly before demolition was scheduled this past summer Xcel Energy had …

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    29 Nov 16
  • theft

    The National Retail Federation estimates nearly half of all holiday shoppers will be logging on for Cyber Monday. But for each transaction, security experts say people need to make sure they have taken necessary precautions …

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    28 Nov 16