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  • POYWinter2012

    The 50th annual Player of the Year Banquet was held Tuesday evening at the New Ulm Holiday Inn. A total of 46 area athletes were honored during the banquet, and past players of the year …

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    28 Mar 12
  • SquadCar

    A Savage police officer critically injured in a car accident in early January is out of the hospital and recovering at home. 39-year-old Frank Mackall was on his way to assist with a call when …

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    28 Mar 12
  • RenvilleSibleyFiber

    The Sibley County Board Tuesday morning spent nearly an hour discussing the Renville-Sibley Fiber project. The initiative would bring fiber optic broadband internet services to the cities and rural areas of Renville and Sibley Counties. …

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    28 Mar 12
  • Vote2

    A special Primary Election was held Tuesday to narrow down the list of candidates for the District 20 state Senate seat formerly held by the late Senator Gary Kubly. The top vote-getter among the 2 …

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    28 Mar 12
  • StPeterStateHospital

    A state agency has forced out the head of the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter. The Minnesota Department of Human Services said Tuesday that David Proffitt has resigned as director of the state’s largest …

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    28 Mar 12
  • CreditCardFraud

    An Arlington couple facing felony theft by swindle charges have entered an Alford Plea to one count each in Sibley County Court. Steven and Diann Rohde were accused of accepting money for woodworking products, but …

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    28 Mar 12
  • FoodShelf1

    Officials with the McLeod Emergency Food Shelf say that food collections around the county are down considerably from this time last year. Matching grants are available for food shelves during the month of March from …

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    28 Mar 12
  • Thunderstorm

    Minnesotans were seeing flashes of lightning this (TUE) morning as warm air took over across most of the state. High winds have been topping 40mph in many spots from the Iowa border all the way …

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    27 Mar 12