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  • DrunkBoating2

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and other law enforcement agencies are stepping up patrols this weekend to crackdown on boating while intoxicated. It is part of Operation Dry Water, a national campaign designed to …

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    29 Jun 13
  • Crops

    The US Department of Agriculture says that farmers will come through with the predicted corn crop, despite the Midwest’s wet spring that delayed planting. Some states – including Michigan, Nebraska and Texas – planted more …

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    29 Jun 13
  • Dollars

    Officials with the Minnesota Association of Professional Employees union say they have reached a tentative contract agreement with the Dayton administration. The current contract is set to expire on June 30th. MAPE state employee union …

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    29 Jun 13
  • NUMCRibbonCutting

    A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Friday for the New Ulm Medical Center’s newly expanded and remodeled birthing center. The million-dollar project began in the fall of 2012, and was supported by $200,000 in donations made …

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    29 Jun 13
  • Counterfeit

    A Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Deputy discovered several thousand dollars in counterfeit cash while making a traffic stop in Mankato Wednesday afternoon. The car was stopped for speeding on Highway 22 at around 1:20pm. Thousands …

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    28 Jun 13
  • Burglars

    Three people are facing felony charges in Waseca County Court for allegedly stealing over $5,000 worth of tools and equipment. The suspects are accused of entering Frechette Trucking and stealing over $5,500 worth of equipment. …

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    28 Jun 13
  • Meth

    A rural Madison Lake man is facing multiple charges for allegedly selling methamphetamine and threatening to kill a police informant, as well as for having a young child nearby when he was making the drug …

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    28 Jun 13
  • FloodedFields

    The recent heavy rainfall around the area led the Sibley County Board to declare a State Of Emergency for the county this week. Parts of Sibley County received more than 7-inches of rain during the …

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    28 Jun 13