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  • EmployeeTheft

    A Belle plaine man faces felony theft charges for allegedly stealing nearly $2,500 worth of tools and cash from his place of employment. 31-year-old Shawn Christopher Craft is accused of taking almost $2,000 in tools …

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    22 Dec 11
  • Henderson

    The makeup of the Henderson Police Department for next year was decided on Tuesday when the Henderson City Council officially accepted the recommendations of the city’s personnel committee. The city council unanimously approved of the …

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    22 Dec 11
  • Vote

    A special Primary Election was held for Martin County‚Äôs District 1 county board seat on Tuesday, and 2 candidates will now move on to a Special Election for the seat on February 14th. The top …

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    21 Dec 11
  • NUCityCouncil

    The New Ulm City Council approved the city’s 2012 budget and tax levy with no further discussion on Tuesday. New Ulm’s budget for next year will be $21.5 million, and the city’s property tax levy …

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    21 Dec 11
  • WinterSolstice

    Winter officially arrives today (WED), but for much of the state it still looks a lot like fall. Autumn 2011 will be remembered as unusually dry. Temperatures were cold on occasion but mostly above normal. …

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    21 Dec 11
  • Former Mankato Official’s Wife Sentenced

    The wife of Mankato’s former Public Safety Director has been sentenced to perform 120 hours of community service after pleading guilty to felony theft. 65-year-old Mary Huettl was sentenced for the crime Tuesday. She had …

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    21 Dec 11
  • ThinIce

    Department of Natural Resources officials continue to warn of the dangers of thin ice across the state. The latest warning comes after a Fairmont man fell through the ice on a lake near Trimont Sunday. …

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    20 Dec 11
  • LiquidMorphine

    A 23-year-old Sleepy Eye Man faces felony drug charges for allegedly selling liquid morphine. Jacob L. Neid was charged with a 1st-degree controlled substance crime on Monday in Brown County Court. He is accused of …

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    20 Dec 11