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  • WatonwanCountyCourthouse

    The Watonwan County Board on Wednesday voted to terminate Watonwan County Human Services Director Rich Collins. The decision came during a closed meeting performance review on Collins, and was reportedly based on the board’s “loss …

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    23 Jan 14
  • JeffreyOlson

    The superintendent of St. Peter Public Schools announced his intent to retire after the current school year on Wednesday, after nearly 40 years with the district. Superintendent Jeff Olson says that his retirement will be …

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    23 Jan 14
  • Firefighters

    The investigation into the cause of a fire that destroyed a well-known business in Glencoe Monday night continues. There is no official word on what started the blaze at Sidco 4×4 on 9th Street East, …

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    22 Jan 14
  • Judge

    A 21-year-old Fairmont man who pleaded guilty to 1st-degree arson for starting a fire in the gym of the Lincoln School in Fairmont was sentenced to up to 20 years of probation in court on …

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    22 Jan 14
  • Crash2

    A portion of Highway 14 between Mankato and North Mankato was shut down for nearly an hour Tuesday morning when as many as 20 cars were blocking the eastbound lanes. The multi-car pileup took place …

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    22 Jan 14
  • ElizabethKammer

    A St. Peter woman charged with multiple counts of burglary and identity theft in connection with a string of St. Peter burglaries last year now faces additional charges in Nicollet County Court. The home of …

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    22 Jan 14
  • Vikings stadium 2

    The Minnesota Supreme Court has thrown out a lawsuit that was trying to stop the construction of the new Vikings stadium in downtown Minneapolis. It alleged that a pending bond sale to pay for the …

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    22 Jan 14
  • Crash

    Two St. James residents were injured in a rollover accident on Highway 15 south of Madelia at just before Noon Saturday. 34-year-old Erika Gonzalez was driving a Ford Explorer northbound when the truck left the …

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    20 Jan 14