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  • Melchert-Dinkel1

    The Minnesota Supreme Court has agreed to hear the appeal of a former nurse from southern Minnesota convicted of searching out suicidal people in online chat rooms and encouraging them to commit suicide. William Melchert-Dinkel …

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    23 Oct 12
  • NewUlmEagles

    The New Ulm League of Women Voters is sponsoring a forum for the candidates for District 88 School Board this (TUE) evening in New Ulm. The forum begins at 7pm at New Ulm City Hall, …

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    23 Oct 12
  • KatieClark1

    Governor Mark Dayton is appointing a new commissioner of the Department of Employment and Economic Development. On Thursday Dayton announced that he picked Katie Clark to lead the agency that promotes economic and workforce development, …

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    23 Oct 12
  • FieldFire

    A field fire near the City of Waldorf Wednesday afternoon is being blamed on a combine. Investigators believe that the combine created a spark that set off the blaze at just after 4pm Wednesday. The …

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    18 Oct 12
  • SemiRollover

    The strong winds across southern Minnesota on Wednesday are being blamed for a semi rollover near Worthington Wednesday evening. It happened at just after 5:30pm on the Highway 60 detour just south of Worthington. 64-year-old …

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    18 Oct 12
  • JustinBerg

    The Nicollet School Board on Wednesday unanimously voted to terminate the employment of a school administrator accused of stealing nearly $1,500 in district funds. 31-year-old Justin Berg of rural Le Sueur County was charged Monday …

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    18 Oct 12
  • FoodStamps

    A Sleepy Eye woman has been sentenced to 20 days in jail and 5 years on probation for welfare fraud that occurred over the course of 4 years. 23-year-old Keshia Weigel had been charged with …

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    18 Oct 12
  • BarbaraDanberry

    A Lake Crystal woman is in trouble with the authorities again after a disturbance she was involved in led police to find syringes and various drug items. 47-year-old Barbara Danberry pleaded guilty plea to 5th-degree …

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    18 Oct 12