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  • Le Sueur-Henderson teacher nominated for Teacher of the Year

    A first grade teacher at Le Sueur Henderson’s Park Elementary School has been nominated for 2017 Minnesota Teacher of the Year. Stephanie Laabs is one of 132 educators to be nominated throughout the state. Laabs …

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    09 Feb 17
  • Henderson man injured when rear axle breaks on Mustang

    A 36-year-old Henderson man was injured Wednesday afternoon when the left rear axle on his Mustang caused the wheel to come off. The State Patrol says Patrick Michael McConnell was traveling east on Highway 99 …

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    09 Feb 17
  • Byer, Wille finalists for Waseca County Administrator

    The Waseca County Commissioners have paired down the list of candidates to interview for the Waseca Administrator’s job. The three candidates set to interview include Jessica Beyer who is currently employed by Blue Earth County, …

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    09 Feb 17
  • Home invasion 911 transcripts released

    The Watonwan County Sheriff’s Office has released the transcript of the 911 call placed by David Pettersen following a shooting at his residence in rural Madelia following a home invasion by 3 teens January 29th. …

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    07 Feb 17
  • Three area adults caught shoplifting in Mankato

    Three adults from the area are facing felony charges after shoplifting from an un-named Mankato store recently. According to the criminal complaint, 27-year-old Alexandria Heuer of New Ulm, 39-year-old Brian Schak and 33-year-old Sarah Smith, …

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    02 Feb 17
  • St. Peter man charged with stealing from Kasota Fire Department

    A St. Peter man has been charged with felony theft for stealing more than $8200 from the Kasota Fire Department. According to the criminal complaint, 44-year-old Derek Wayne Biehn resigned from the department a day …

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    02 Feb 17
  • CADA names new Executive Director

    The Committee Against Domestic Abuse announced its new executive director Wednesday. Jason Mack will take over for interim executive director Sara Sinnard. Mack previously served as community liaison with the Domestic Abuse Information Network and …

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    02 Feb 17
  • Two Le Sueur men charged with burglary

    Nicollet County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested two Le Sueur men after they were found going through a home that had been sold as a foreclosure. According to the criminal complaint, 22-year-old Nathan Eldred Manteufel and 31-year-old …

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    01 Feb 17