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  • Burglary1

    The Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office is investigating break-ins at multiple bars around the county. Authorities say that the bar in Good Thunder and the Municipal Bar in Mapleton were both broken into overnight Wednesday …

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    02 Nov 12
  • Drought

    It was a colder than normal October. Assistant State Climatologist Pete Boulay says the month ended nearly two-degrees below normal. As for precipitation, some areas of Minnesota received some badly needed rain last month. But …

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    02 Nov 12
  • MNStatePatrolSquad

    The Minnesota State Patrol is conducting a statewide saturation on Highway 169 today (FRI). Troopers in the St. Peter and Mankato areas will be working with other districts to conduct high-visibility patrols during the high-traffic …

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    02 Nov 12
  • Detour

    A detour was being put into place on a portion of Highway 22 beginning today (FRI) while crews work on stabilizing the bank of the Le Sueur River. The work is getting underway sooner than …

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    02 Nov 12
  • Deer

    Governor Dayton is in southeastern Minnesota today (FRI) and tomorrow (SAT) for the 10th annual Minnesota Governor’s Deer Opener. Dayton will be a lunch speaker at the Winona Sportsmen’s Club as part of today’s festivities …

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    02 Nov 12
  • HogBarnFire

    A hog barn near Comfrey was totally destroyed by a fire Wednesday night. The Jeffers Fire Department responded to the blaze at around 9pm before requesting mutual aid assistance from Comfrey and Darfur firefighters. The …

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    01 Nov 12
  • Fire

    The New Ulm Fire Department was called out to a garage fire near Searles Wednesday afternoon. The call for the fire at 18951 Riverbluff Drive just north of Searles was received at about 1:15pm, and …

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    01 Nov 12
  • ToddHoffner1

    Suspended MSU-Mankato football coach Todd Hoffner made his first public comments on Wednesday since being levied with child pornography charges, and told the court that cellphone videos of his naked children were not inappropriate. The …

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    01 Nov 12