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  • MariLuMartens

    Sibley East Elementary School Principal Mari Lu Martens has been named the “National Distinguished Principal” of Minnesota for 2013 by the Minnesota Elementary School Principals’ Association. The recognition honors elementary and middle school principals who …

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    11 May 13
  • DeerHighway

    Three people were injured in a car crash on Highway 4 south of Cosmos Wednesday night when the driver swerved to avoid a deer. 24-year-old Joshua Lies of Cosmos drove his 1998 Ford Escort into …

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    09 May 13
  • BufordRogers

    The defense attorney for the Montevideo man arrested in what the FBI has called a “thwarted terror plot” says that authorities have given the public misinformation about his client. A detention hearing was postponed Wednesday …

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    09 May 13
  • JailCell

    A 27-year-old Sleepy Eye man who had been facing multiple counts of possession of child pornography was sentenced to 30 days in jail and 7 years of supervised probation in Brown County Court this week. …

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    09 May 13
  • ToddHoffner1

    The former head football coach for MSU-Mankato who was cleared of child pornography charges has had his employment with the university terminated. Todd Hoffner is no longer on the MSU payroll, and a university spokesperson …

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    09 May 13
  • Judge

    A Nicollet County judge on Tuesday formally ordered child protective services for the 3 children of a rural North Mankato couple whose parental rights for a fourth child were terminated in April. Russell and Mona …

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    09 May 13
  • Gun

    The McLeod County Board had a full house on Tuesday when they voted to support the Second Amendment of the Constitution of the United States. The resolution approved on a 3-2 vote “will prevent federal …

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    09 May 13
  • TamiMartin

    The GFW School Board held interviews with the district’s 2 superintendent finalists Tuesday evening prior to offering the position to Crosslake Community Charter School Director Tami Martin. Current GFW Superintendent Jeff Bertrang is leaving the …

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    09 May 13