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  • Fort Ridgely State Park

    The Nicollet County Board is debating the impending closure of the Fort Ridgely State Park golf course by asking whether the entire park should be transitioned out of state ownership. The board passed a unanimous …

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    15 Jun 16
  • A tornado was confirmed near Pipestone Tuesday around 2 p.m.

    Severe storms swept through the region Tuesday afternoon leading to reports of multiple tornado sightings, wind damage and flash flooding. The National Weather Service reports 8 preliminary tornado sightings, but some could be multiple sights …

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    15 Jun 16
  • Habitat for Humanity

    As the ever-changing mortgage regulations and practices get more complicated, Brown County Habitat for Humanity is staying ahead of the trends by partnering with SouthPoint Financial Credit Union. Habitat’s model requires homeowners to contribute sweat …

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    15 Jun 16
  • prostitution

    Investigators from the Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office and detectives from North Mankato, New Ulm and Mankato have arrested 3 suspects for a strictly juvenile-based prostitution sting. The sting took place in North Mankato and law …

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    15 Jun 16
  • Le Sueur Henderson school district

    In less than a year, the Le Sueur Henderson School District has made up the $500,000 budget error left behind by previous administration. A freeze was put on most supply purchases at the start of …

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    15 Jun 16
  • man buried in trench

    A man working with a North Dakota-based tiling company died Monday afternoon after being buried in a 10-foot trench that collapsed in Blue Earth County. Emergency crews responded to a farm about three miles east …

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    14 Jun 16
  • Le Sueur theater

    A group of area Le Sueur citizens are focused on reviving the century old theater in Le Sueur. The former Le Sueur Box Office has been shut down for several years. It is currently in …

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    14 Jun 16
  • Sleepy Eye Medical Center

    On June 15th, 1941 the corner stone of the Sleepy Eye Medical Center was laid by Mayor C.C. Hanson. Today (Tuesday) almost 75 years to the date after that first stone was laid, the medical …

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    14 Jun 16