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  • attemped abduction

    The Springfield Police Department is reporting that a child walking home from school on Thursday was followed by a suspicious vehicle. The vehicle is being described as an older full-size white van, long rear rectangle …

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    24 Sep 16
  • flooding

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Friday afternoon that Highway 83 south of Mankato is closing at the Le Sueur River crossing. Highway 83 traffic will be routed to Highway 22 and Blue Earth County …

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    24 Sep 16
  • Distracted Driving

    A driver who killed a Glencoe woman while texting and driving was charged with using a cell phone while driving. The more serious charge of vehicular homicide was dropped by Judge Timothy Looby because prosecuters …

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    24 Sep 16
  • Brown County

    The Brown County Commissioner’s set the 2017 proposed property tax levy in the amount of $12,805,732, which represents an increase of 4.5 percent increase over the 2016 certified levy. It is required by Minnesota Statutes …

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    24 Sep 16
  • Gaylord Music on Main

    Gaylord’s Music on Main wrapped up its final performance in August with a performance by the River Blenders. The final concert of the year drew around 150 people. Event organizers say Music on Main drew …

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    24 Sep 16
  • Detourw

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced that east and westbound Highway 14 by Waseca has been re-opened after being closed by floodwaters since early Thursday. Highway 14 traffic near Janesville remains detoured as water levels …

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    23 Sep 16
  • Turner Hall

    A business that was founded in New Ulm in 1856 was named Business of the Year Thursday evening at the Chamber Annual Meeting. Turner Hall has been thriving in New Ulm for the past 164 …

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    23 Sep 16
  • Highway 169 sign

    Construction on the Flood Mitigation Project on Highway 169 between Mankato and St. Peter needs about two more weeks of good weather to finish the project by mid-October. MnDOT says Installing the concrete median barrier …

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    23 Sep 16