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  • Mankato woman attempts to kidnap niece

    A Mankato woman is charged with kidnapping after attempting to kidnap her 8-year-old niece. Twenty-nine-year-old Elizabeth Ashley Drumm-Bode was stopped by police on her way out of Mankato with her sister’s daughter. According to the …

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    08 Nov 16
  • Blue Earth County burglaries may be related

    Authorities in Blue Earth County are investigating two burglaries that they say may be related. The crimes took place on November 4-5. According to the sheriff’s office the first burglary involved antique coins, precious metals …

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    08 Nov 16
  • First woman to serve as Attorney General dies

    The first woman to serve as the U.S. Attorney General has died. Seventy-eight-year-old Janet Reno died Monday from complications with Parkinson’s disease. Reno was Attorney General under the Clinton Administration from 1993 until 2000. 

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    08 Nov 16
  • Dialysis clinic will bring treatment closer to home

    A dialysis clinic will be in New Ulm in the next year, allowing those who suffer from Kidney Disease to receive treatment closer to home. The company that provides dialysis, DaVita, will open a new …

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    07 Nov 16
  • Truman Senior Living facility to be sold

    Truman’s retirement home is entering its next phase of life. Heartland Senior Living is currently in the process of purchasing Truman Senior Living along with Parkview Care Center in Wells and Winnebago’s Parker Oaks. A …

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    07 Nov 16
  • Fire

    The name of the victim killed in the fire northeast of Sleepy Eye on 260th Street Sunday night has been released.  According to the Brown County Sheriff’s Department, the homeowner Glen Mangen was identified as …

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    01 Nov 16
  • Fire

    The house fire north of Sleepy Eye Sunday night has turned fatal.  The Brown County Sheriff’s Department, Sleepy Eye Fire Department and Sleepy Eye Ambulance were called tot he fire on 260th Street a little …

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    31 Oct 16
  • Fire

    One person was injured in a house fire northeast of Sleepy Eye Sunday night.  Several area fire departments were called to the fire at the Glenn Mangen residence about four miles northeast of Sleepy Eye. …

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    31 Oct 16