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  • ClickItOrTicket1

    The Minnesota State Patrol issued a total of 1,783 seat belt citations and 857 warnings as part of the 2-week long Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement campaign that wrapped up on Sunday. In …

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    04 Jun 13
  • Stabbing

    A former MSU-Mankato student accused of assaulting another student with a knife last year was sentenced to 120 days in jail and 5 years of probation in Blue Earth County Court on Monday. 20-year-old Kevin …

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    04 Jun 13
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council is scheduled to re-visit a proposed lease agreement for M-R Paving to manage the city’s compost and burn site during its meeting this (TUE) evening. This comes after councilors asked …

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    04 Jun 13
  • ArlingtonWaterTower

    The City of Arlington gets a new city administrator this week. Liza Donabauer is a Minnesota native most recently served as the city clerk in Clearwater, Kansas. She also has previous experience working in government …

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    04 Jun 13
  • DavidLillehaug

    There was a “changing of the guard” at the Minnesota Supreme Court on Monday. David Lillehaug was sworn in as the newest associate justice in a ceremony at the Minnesota Judicial Center. He is replacing …

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    04 Jun 13
  • TomStinson

    Minnesota’s longtime state economist is retiring. Tom Stinson announced his retirement Monday after 26 years in the job. He’s the longest serving state economist in Minnesota history, having served under 5 different governors. The 70-year-old …

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    04 Jun 13
  • Crash

    A Hector teenager was injured in a crash on Highway 212 in Buffalo Lake Saturday afternoon. 17-year-old Andrew Best was driving a Chevy Blazer when he rear-ended a Chevy Avalanche at 1:30pm. The eastbound Avalanche …

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    03 Jun 13
  • Detours

    Motorists are advised to drive with caution on Highway 14 from Nicollet to North Mankato this week as crews replace the yellow delineators down the centerline. The extreme heat on May 13th and high winds …

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    03 Jun 13