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  • Tony Berg

    Two of the three candidates running for Brown County Commissioner District 2 emerged as leaders after Tuesday night’s Primary Election. Garnering the most votes in Brown County is Tony Berg who says sitting on the …

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    10 Aug 16
  • HometownHeroMedal

    This month’s KNUJ Hometown Hero is a 10-year-old girl from New Ulm who alerted authorities of a possible fire in her neighbors home and saved it from significant damage. Natalie Bianchi heard fire alarms and …

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    10 Aug 16
  • Highway 111

    The Nicollet City Counselors have a formal request of the Minnesota Department of Transportation. The city is request that the north 10 foot shoulder portion of the road be left for a bike or walking …

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    09 Aug 16
  • 2017 Pork Ambassador

    A Walnut Grove man was named the 2017 Minnesota Pork Ambassador. Ben Johnson was one of 17 finalists who were competing to be the next Ambassador. Johnson will be a sophomore at Iowa State University …

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    09 Aug 16
  • AgStar

    Brown County Fair has received a $3,000 grant from the AgStar Fund for Rural America to provide lighting upgrades behind the livestock barns. The lighting will improve the visibility and safety of fair exhibitors and …

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    09 Aug 16
  • Murder for hire women

    Lawyers for the mother and daughter accused of masterminding a murder for hire plot are currently in talks for a possible plea deal. Fifty-nine-year-old Linda Kay Bloom of Cleveland was charged with first-degree premeditated murder. …

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    08 Aug 16
  • prostitution

    Three law enforcement agencies have received a grant from the Women’s Foundation of Minnesota to continue work on fighting sex trafficking. Nicollet, Brown and Blue Earth Counties received $50,000 to be used by investigators to …

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    08 Aug 16
  • courtw

    A Madelia man accused of criminal sexual conduct with multiple children over several years is headed for a jury trial later this month. In a pretrial hearing 67-year-old Leslie Johnson indicated he wanted to move …

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    08 Aug 16