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  • Minnesota enters Peak Flu season

    It appears that Minnesota has entered into the peak of the flue season. Officials are reporting the first pediatric flue death of the season. Karen Martin with the Minnesota Department of Health says hospitalizations are …

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    10 Feb 17
  • Two Fairmont residents steal from laundromat, facing drug charges

    Two Fairmont residents are facing charges for stealing nearly $700 from a local laundromat. Twenty-year-old Logan James Mahanke and 26-year-old Airi Smith are both facing burglary charges after they were seen on video surveillance robbing …

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    10 Feb 17
  • Skywarn Spotter Training to be held in Blue Earth, Nicollet Counties

    Blue Earth and Nicollet Counties, together with the National Weather Service will host a Skywarn spotter training on March 16th at South Central College in North Mankato. The training is free and open to all …

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    10 Feb 17
  • Cousins find St. Peter Winterfest Medallion

    Three teenage counsin found the St. Peter Winterfest Medallion. Seventeen-year-old Taylor McCarthy, 14-year-old Cole McCarthy and 17-year-old Gavin Grochow found the coveted medallion Saturday morning and Jefferson Park. The Medallion was in a brown winter …

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    10 Feb 17
  • BCA investigating trailer stolen from Faribault parking lot

    The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension is investigating the theft of a 12-foot enclosed trailer from a parking lot in Faribault. According to the BCA, the trailer has the words Faribault Transportation written on both …

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    09 Feb 17
  • Father daughter pulled from house fire remain hospitalized

    A father and daughter who were pulled from a Mankato house fire Monday morning remain hospitalized, But the 68-year-old man is showing signs of improvement. Stanley Dreyer was listed in good condition. His daughter, 45-year-old …

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    09 Feb 17
  • Le Sueur-Henderson teacher nominated for Teacher of the Year

    A first grade teacher at Le Sueur Henderson’s Park Elementary School has been nominated for 2017 Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Stephanie Laabs is one of 132 educators to be nominated throughout the state. Laabs …

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    09 Feb 17
  • Henderson man injured when rear axle breaks on Mustang

    A 36-year-old Henderson man was injured Wednesday afternoon when the left rear axle on his Mustang caused the wheel to come off. The State Patrol says Patrick Michael McConnell was traveling east on Highway 99 …

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    09 Feb 17