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  • Highway14Sign

    The U.S Highway 14 Partnership has learned that $1.5 million of $6.5 million appropriated for the Corridors of Commerce Program will be used to purchase Highway 14 right of way between Owatonna and Dodge Center.  …

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    01 Jul 14
  • AndrewDikken2

    Andrew Dikken will spend the rest of his life in prison.  Dikken pled guilty to premeditated first-degree murder Monday morning in Chippewa County Court and was sentenced to life in prison without parole.  Dikken was …

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    01 Jul 14
  • Roadwork

    The start date for a road construction project in the Gaylord area has been pushed back a week.  Motorists driving highways 5, 19 and 22 will encounter detours as crews begin the first state of …

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    30 Jun 14
  • CrimeScene

    A man was arrested after an incident Sunday morning in Sleepy Eye in which a knife was involved.  Authorities say they were called to a disturbance in the area of Willow Street and Second Avenue …

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    30 Jun 14
  • BrownCountyCourthouse

    A New Ulm man and Sleepy Eye man face criminal charges related to fatal vehicle accidents in New Ulm and west of Sleepy Eye earlier this year.  Liam Kelly of New Ulm faces two felony …

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    29 Jun 14
  • ChildrensMuseumSouthernMinnesota

    Last week’s heavy rains  destroyed all of the exhibits belonging to the Children’s Museum of Southern Minnesota in Mankato.  The interactive children’s displays were being kept in a large storage facility while a new, permanent …

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    27 Jun 14
  • Highway169Sign

    Officials with the Minnesota Department of Transportation say they plan on opening Highway 169 from St. Peter to Le Sueur around 3 pm today (Thursday).  The highway has been closed since June 22 because of …

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    26 Jun 14
  • CrimeScene

    A standoff near Janesville ended peacefully early Thursday morning.  The incident between an unidentified person and the Waseca County Sheriff’s Department ended around 12:15 am when the suspect was taken into custody.  The sheriff’s Department …

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    26 Jun 14