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  • Dollars

    Two Brown County residents have been charged with felony welfare fraud for wrongfully obtaining public assistance. 38-year-old Trina Hoffman of Sleepy Eye is accused of collecting food support and medical assistance payments over an approximately …

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    08 Mar 13
  • MatthewLindberg

    A 19-year-old New Ulm man was convicted of 2nd-degree burglary in Brown County Court this week. Matthew Russell Lindberg was arrested in December after stealing hundreds of dollars worth of cigarettes from the SSL Auto …

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    08 Mar 13
  • BuckWhite

    A New Ulm man has been indicted on Federal weapons charges. 48-year-old Buck Otto White, also known as Timothy Joseph Hoffman, is prohibited under federal law from possessing firearms or ammunition at any time. The …

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    07 Mar 13
  • CarChase

    A St. Peter man who led authorities on a high-speed car chase in and around Kasota last Friday night is now also facing charges for another car chase earlier in the week. 31-year-old Adam Joseph …

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    07 Mar 13
  • BrandonHall

    A 30-year-old Mankato man is in custody following a high-speed car chase early Wednesday morning that ended with a major crash. A Mankato police officer had tried to pull over Brandon Michael Hall for several …

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    07 Mar 13
  • DodgeCharger

    The community of Henderson has been on high alert in recent days after an unknown man was spotted taking pictures of young children at bus stops and outside daycare centers. The man is described as …

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    07 Mar 13
  • Burglary4

    Authorities are investigating an attempted burglary that occurred at a salvage yard south of Comfrey Sunday morning. An unidentified suspect in a flat-back Pontiac Grand Am had attempted to exit the salvage yard near County …

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    07 Mar 13
  • Voted

    An 86-year-old St. Peter woman diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease and dementia has been charged with voter fraud. Margaret Schneider says she forgot she had voted by absentee ballot in the 2012 primary election and about …

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    07 Mar 13