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  • StJamesSaints

    Voters in the St. James school district have rejected the bonding referendum.  School officials are reporting 1,098 no votes, 894 yes votes.   The nearly $30-million referendum had several variables to it including making the elementary …

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    04 Feb 15
  • Veteran

    The U.S Senate passed the Clay Hunt Suicide Prevention for American Veterans Act Tuesday and sent it to the President’s desk.  Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz of Mankato sponsored the bill in the House and says …

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    03 Feb 15
  • CrimeScene

    Authorities are investigating after a student committed suicide inside a library at Minnesota State University – Mankato.  School officials say Timothy Lee Anderson shot himself to death Monday afternoon at the Memorial Library.  The library …

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    03 Feb 15
  • NUPoliceDepartment

    New Ulm Police say that 41 year old Alec Stands, the man found Thursday morning in the alley of the 500 block of North Washington Street, was probably homeless. New Ulm Police Commander Dave Borchert …

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    27 Jan 15
  • NUPoliceDepartment

    Authorities have identified the male body found near the alley of the 500 block of North Washington Street in New Ulm. The body is that of 41 year old Alec John Stands. Authorities added that …

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    24 Jan 15
  • 911

    Update Friday afternoon- The man found has been identified as 41 year old Alec John Stands. Taking the finding of the preliminary medical examination into consideration, no foul play is suspected at this time. The …

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    23 Jan 15
  • MissingPerson

    The Mankato Department of Public Safety says that the missing person alert for Jessica Ann Scofield is cancelled. She was found safe in Bloomington shortly after 11 PM Tuesday. The 33 year old woman was …

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    14 Jan 15
  • MissingPerson

    Mankato Public Safety has issued a missing person alert. Police say 33 year old Jessica Ann Scofield of Mankato was last seen at 11:30 Monday morning at 201 North Victory Drive. She is 5’7 tall …

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    13 Jan 15