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  • BurtonEwing

    A man accused of trying to kill his mother at a Nicollet County Park last year was found guilty of attempted murder Monday in a trial that lasted just over an hour. 49-year-old Burton James …

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    10 Sep 13
  • PaulAlonzo

    A Level 3 Predatory Offender is moving to the City of Sleepy Eye later this month, and a Community Notification Meeting is taking place on Thursday. Authorities say that 22-year-old Paul Andrew Alonzo has a …

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    10 Sep 13
  • ComputerCrimeScene

    A 62-year-old Sleepy Eye man accused of making sexual advances to a police officer posing as a 15-year-old girl online was sentenced to 45 days in jail and 3 years of probation in Brown County …

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    10 Sep 13
  • AndrewDikken

    Authorities continue to search for the “person of interest” in the murder of a Granite Falls woman and her boyfriend, but officials say that rumors that a search was taking place near New Ulm on …

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    10 Sep 13
  • Judge

    A Good Thunder woman pleaded guilty to 5th-degree arson in Blue Earth County Court Monday and was sentenced to Time Served. 37-year-old Krista Marie Mackie had been accused of turning on the propane tanks at …

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    10 Sep 13
  • MNLegislature

    Minnesota lawmakers held a one-issue special session on Monday that lasted for about 4 hours. The Legislature nearly unanimously approved a disaster-assistance package to help 18 counties pay for repairs from severe storms in June. …

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    10 Sep 13
  • FatalCrash

    A husband and wife from Olivia were killed Sunday night after their vehicle rear-ended a farm implement on Highway 71 in Renville County. 76-year-old Thomas Kopel was driving a Buick LeSabre northbound on 71 when …

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    09 Sep 13
  • DeerHighway

    A rural St. James man was killed in a motorcycle accident Sunday night. Watonwan County authorities say that 61-year-old Randall Lee Lang was driving a 1997 Harley Davidson eastbound on County Road 3 a few …

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    09 Sep 13