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  • Kiwanis Holiday Lights

    A new event will be featured at the Kiwanis Holiday Lights next week in Mankato’s Sibley Park. Adam Schollijegerdes and Joe Christenson are award winning sculptors who will create a lighted “Old Man Winter” sculpture. …

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    09 Dec 15
  • Hometown Hero TJ Brown

    Hometown Hero for the month of December is a Springfield teacher who won a national award for his work in the high school agricultural program. Springfield Ag Instructor T.J. Brown received the National Outstanding Agriculture …

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    09 Dec 15
  • Miguel Vasquez

    A Springfield man accused of killing his girlfriend in September 2014 was in court Monday morning for a competency hearing. A psychologist for the defense team is attempting to prove that Miguel Vasquez has amnesia …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Gwen Butcher Hutchinson

    A conference to discuss the charges against a rural Hutchinson woman who has been accused of aiding Robert Nuttall in the murder of an Annandale man is scheduled for this month. A settlement conference has …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Sibley County

    The Sibley County Commissioners gave the approval to develop a Sibley County Leadership Program through the University of Minnesota Extension Service. Commissioners agreed to sponsor the program for the first 3 years contributing $15,000 annually. …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Rose family

    On Thursday, December 3rd, a New Ulm family’s life changed when they were involved in a motor vehicle accident on Highway 14. Jeremy Rose and his girlfriend, Jennifer Baune and their 2-year-old daughter suffered only …

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    08 Dec 15
  • wreaths

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says Minnesota state forests are one of the primary sources of balsam fir boughs and branches used to make holiday wreaths and swags. Balsam fir grows in northeastern and …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Miguel Vasquez

    A competency hearing for a Springfield man facing four charges including first-degree pre-meditated murder was scheduled for 8:30 a.m. this (Monday) morning. Miquel Vasquez underwent a mental evaluation this fall in the Brown County Jail. …

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    07 Dec 15