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  • Dollars

    A proposal to replace the Crystal Lake Dam near Lake Crystal this fall is moving forward.  The Blue Earth County Board had rejected the single bid that was received this spring on the project when …

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    11 Oct 13
  • StephenFritze

    A kayaker who went missing along the Minnesota River near Courtland this summer has been declared legally dead. 51-year-old Stephen Fritze of Watertown, South Dakota and two others were kayaking on the river on June …

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    10 Oct 13
  • Fire

    A Fairmont woman was hospitalized Wednesday morning after a fire broke out in her apartment. Authorities received the fire call for the duplex home on Budd Street in Fairmont at around 5:30am Wednesday, and when …

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    10 Oct 13
  • CheckFraud2

    A New Ulm woman is facing a total of 12 felony charges of theft by swindle over accusations that she swindled an elderly Brown County woman out of tens of thousands of dollars. 51-year-old Karla …

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    10 Oct 13
  • CorvetteZ06

    Authorities in Nicollet County continue to investigate the theft of a 2001 Corvette from S&S Motors in Courtland over the weekend, and the license plate number for the vehicle has now been released. The silver …

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    10 Oct 13
  • MNSecurityHospital

    An investigator’s report blames a treatment team for the botched release of a violent patient at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter last year. The patient was discharged last summer and dumped at a …

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    10 Oct 13
  • MNsure

    Officials with Minnesota’s new online health insurance marketplace say major glitches with the website have been fixed. MNsure executive director April Todd-Malmlov says 96% of people trying to create accounts Wednesday were having success and …

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    10 Oct 13
  • OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA

    The Sleepy Eye City Council on Tuesday held a discussion on how to deal with dangerous dogs. This came after a Sleepy Eye resident was recently bitten in the hand and shin by a dog. …

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    10 Oct 13