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  • ComputerCrime

    A 61-year-old Sleepy Eye man accused of making sexual advances to a police officer posing as a 15-year-old girl online was permitted to remain free on his own recognizance following an appearance in court Tuesday. …

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    20 Dec 12
  • Shoplifting

    Five people made an appearance in Redwood County Court this week in connection with a recent theft from the Redwood Falls Wal-Mart. The defendants – four of them women – face multiple felony charges in …

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    20 Dec 12
  • MNSecurityHospital

    The St. Peter Regional Treatment Center has been found negligent in its treatment of a patient, and has been fined $1,200 for maltreatment. The incident occurred on November 15th of 2011, and involved clothing and …

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    20 Dec 12
  • Fire

    Minnesota’s top fire official has issued a warning about some holiday traditions. Last winter, structure fires in Minnesota caused nearly $3-million in property damage and killed two people between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Day. …

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    20 Dec 12
  • ToddHoffner1

    MSU-Mankato Football Coach Todd Hoffner will reportedly be reinstated soon. The University announced on Wednesday that Hoffner’s administrative leave ended on Monday, and he remains on the MSU payroll. The announcement says that one complaint …

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    20 Dec 12
  • TerryMorrow

    State Representative Terry Morrow of St. Peter is resigning for a new job. Morrow announced his resignation Wednesday. He says he’ll serve out the rest of his current term, which ends on January 8th. Morrow …

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    20 Dec 12
  • Burglar using crowbar to break into house

    Another of the suspects in the burglaries at a restaurant and furniture store in Redwood Falls this past September has been sentenced for the crimes. 18-year-old Dennis Lynn Gines III of Redwood Falls pleaded guilty …

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    19 Dec 12
  • Stabbing

    An 18-year-old Redwood Falls man faces felony charges for allegedly stabbing his step-father over the weekend. James Allen Gardner has been charged with one count of 1st-degree assault and one count of 2nd-degree assault for …

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    19 Dec 12