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  • Judge

    A 31-year-old Mankato man was sentenced on 5 counts of possessing child pornography in Blue Earth County Court Monday. The home of Roger Keith Gould was searched last year after authorities received a tip concerning …

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    02 Jul 13
  • Gettysburg

    An official delegation of about 90 Minnesotans is in Pennsylvania this week as the nation marks the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg. The First Minnesota Infantry, commanded by Colonel William Colvill, played a …

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    02 Jul 13
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    A former Glencoe businessman accused of swindling more than a dozen lenders out of over $300,000 has been sentenced to 360 days in jail and 20 years of probation for the crimes. 49-year-old Bryan James …

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    02 Jul 13
  • Crops

    Minnesota’s corn crop has grown slower than the average this year, but it looks like the crop will be knee-high by the Fourth of July. The weekly crop report from the USDA says corn statewide …

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    02 Jul 13
  • Crash

    Several people were injured in a 3-vehicle crash near Garden City Sunday afternoon, but only one person was hospitalized. The crash occurred at around 2:20pm on Highway 169 just north of Garden City. A Ford …

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    01 Jul 13
  • PickupRollover

    A Mankato man was injured Sunday morning when his pickup truck ran off the road near Madelia. It happened at just before 8am on Highway 15 west of Madelia. 24-year-old Jordan Keil was driving a …

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    01 Jul 13
  • Cigarette and tabacco packs on a shelf

    Cigarettes are much more costly in Minnesota beginning today (MON). A new tax has now kicked that includes a $1.60 increase per-pack of cigarettes. The extra charge brings the total tax to $2.83 per-pack. It’s …

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    01 Jul 13
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    New Ulm District 88 Schools have a new superintendent as of today (MON). Former GFW Superintendent Jeff Bertrang is now the leader of District 88. This comes after the retirement of long-time New Ulm Superintendent …

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    01 Jul 13