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  • Mn ranked 3rd best state in nation by U.S. News and World Report

    Citing economic opportunities, great educations and quality healthcare in Minnesota, U.S. News and World report recently released a report ranking Minnesota the 3rd best state in the nation. The study also ranked Minnesota as the …

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    01 Mar 17
  • Man facing felony charge for assault on officer

    A man is back in prison facing a new felony charge. Thirty-three-year-old Kyle Arthur Milhaupt spit in the face of a Department of Corrections hearing officer during a hearing at Brown County District Court. The …

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    01 Mar 17
  • Sheriff’s deputy injured when he hits cow he was looking for

    A sheriff’s deputy was injured when his squad car struck the cow he was looking for. Thirty-year-old Kanabec County Sheriff’s Deputy Daniel Steven Schulz was searching for a cow that had been reported on the …

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    01 Mar 17
  • Redwood Falls close to adopting ordinance to allow chickens in the city

    The Redwood Falls City Council met recently for a reading of a proposed ordinance to amend the city code to allow for the keeping of chickens within city limits. The ordinance stipulates that those seeking …

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    01 Mar 17
  • liquor_sales

    State Senators today (Monday) voted 38-28 to allow liquor stores to be open on Sundays in Minnesota. Opponents say the extra overhead to be open on Sundays could put ma-and-pa operations out of business while …

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    27 Feb 17
  • theft

    A 30-year-old Sleepy Eye woman is facing charges for theft of public funds by false representation by submitting claims for personal care assistant services that she did not provide. As a result of Denise Marie …

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    27 Feb 17
  • criminal charges

    A 60-year-old New Ulm man is facing criminal sexual conduct charges for making sexual advances on a client. According to the criminal complaint, the victim reported she had been hired to do photo sessions with …

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    27 Feb 17
  • Police lights

    The Gaylord City Council held a workshop recently to discuss the possibility of combining police forces with Arlington. Arlington is currently without a police chief and is interested in trying to find an alternative for …

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    27 Feb 17