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  • kayaker

    A woman was found safe at a residence early Friday after she and a kayaking partner lost contact while on the Blue Earth River. Deputies from Blue Earth and Nicollet Counties, state troopers and conservation …

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    29 Jul 17
  • RoadStripingw

    The Sibley County Board approved a quote from Bargen Incorporated of Mountain Lake to apply a soy-based asphalt treatment on two miles of County Highway 60. Public Works Director Tim Becker told the board that …

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    29 Jul 17
  • Redwood County Sheriff

    Redwood County Sheriff’s Deputy Matt Siefkes has taken 17 impaired motorists off roadways in 2016. To recognize his effort, the Minnesota Department of Public Safety honored Siefkes as a member of the 2017 DWI Enforcer …

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    29 Jul 17
  • Winthrop

    A Winthrop woman was recognized recently for her volunteer efforts at the Minnesota Valley Action Council annual meeting Monday, July 17th. Yvonne O’Brien received the Roger J Wolfe award. The award honors individuals who have …

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    29 Jul 17
  • House fire_Lafayette

    Everyone escaped and no one was injured in a morning house fire near Lafayette. The house belonging to Patrick and Meagan Odegard located on County Road 15 was destroyed by fire Thursday morning. The family …

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    28 Jul 17
  • sentencing

    A Glencoe man has been sentenced to 4 years in prison for a 2016 rape in Buffalo Lake. Twenty-three-year-old Eric Costal pleaded guilty in May to a felony charge of third degree criminal sexual conduct …

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    28 Jul 17
  • arrestw

    A New Ulm man charged earlier for molesting teen girls has been arrested for tracking his wife. 56-year-old Robert James Sorenson was arrested Wednesday for violating an order of protection for tracking his wife. According …

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    28 Jul 17
  • Sleepy Eye City Hall

    The Sleepy Eye City Council tabled a proposed Code of Conduct and Values policy for elected and appointed officials at a recent meeting. The policy was tabled until the council and commissioners could hear further …

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    28 Jul 17