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  • Eagle Lake budget proposal to cut PD not received well by community

    A 2018 budget proposal for Eagle Lake was presented by outgoing City Administrator Brad Potter and caused heating discussion at Monday’s meeting. The proposed budget called for cutting the police and public works departments and …

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    15 Aug 17
  • Arlington City Administrator position receives 20 applications

    The position of City Administrator for the City of Arlington has received 20 applicants for the position. The application deadline is Thursday. The selection of the finalists will take place September 5th with interviews to …

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    15 Aug 17
  • St. James preteen takes BMX scene by storm

    A St. James tween is one of the best BMX riders in the state for her age. Danica Kent turned 10 recently and has achieved some major accomplishments in the sport. Last year Kent was …

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    15 Aug 17
  • CarCrashw

    An 89-year-old woman has died as a result of a two-vehicle crash Wednesday morning on Highway 169. Dorothy Violet Paulson of Mankato died Thursday. She was a passenger in a car driven by Sheryl Lynn …

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    12 Aug 17
  • Drug take back box

    The Brown County Sheriff’s Office has taken over the Drug Take Back program per Minnesota State Statute and the drop off site is now located at the Brown County Sheriff’s Office. The box is located …

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    12 Aug 17
  • award of excellence

    The former mayor of Courtland received the Nicollet County Outstanding Senior Citizen award at the Nicollet County Fair Friday. Bob Schabert has been active in many ways including serving as chairman of the Connecting Nicollet …

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    12 Aug 17
  • criminal charges

    Authorities have charged a St. Cloud man with second-degree murder for throwing a punch that killed a Waconia man. According to the criminal complaint, 21-year-old Travis Johnson is accused of striking 22-year-old Anthony Shriver during …

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    09 Aug 17
  • handcuffs

    A 19-year-old St. Peter man is facing felony sex charges for exchanging explicit photos of a 13-year-old girl he met on social media. Dylan Gene Evenson was charged Monday with soliciting a child to engage …

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    09 Aug 17