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  • Lake Hanska

    The Lake Hanska Area Association and Sleepy Eye Sportsmen’s Club recently completed installing two handicapped accessible fishing piers on Lake Hanska. Both piers are six feet wide with an incline ramp and railings around the …

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    05 Jul 16
  • motorcyclecrash

    A Madelia man is seriously injured and his passenger was killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon in Red Wing. The state patrol says 55-year-old Joseph Frisch was driving his motorcycle along Highway 61 when …

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    04 Jul 16
  • Fire

    The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a structure fire early this (Monday) morning at the Leon Willaert farm on 391st Avenue. When fire crews arrived the wood shop was fully engulfed in …

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    04 Jul 16
  • Skalbekken Park

    Beginning on Tuesday Renville County will begin a project to resurface County Road 10 starting at the Minnesota River and ending on U.S. Highway 212. This route will be closed and a detour will be …

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    04 Jul 16
  • Sleepy Eye Lake Trail

    Crews put the finishing touches on a newly constructed part of the Sleepy Eye Lake Trail in time for the holidays. A year ago Mathiowetz Construction of Sleepy Eye began constructing a new trail along …

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    04 Jul 16
  • Route 66

    Due to interest by the public regarding former State Highway 66 route markers, the signs will be available for purchase on Blue Earth County’s eBay site. Those interested can bid on the signs beginning Monday, …

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    04 Jul 16
  • Madelia Strong

    A man accused of interfering with the firefighting efforts the night of the Madelia fire has made a plea deal.  Bryce Gary Weiss pleaded guilty Friday to one count of DWI.  He was charged in …

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    02 Jul 16
  • Road construction

    As of Friday afternoon at 3 pm, the reconstruction roadway and utility project on North Front Street in New Ulm moved to Phase 2 which is from 9th North to 10th North Street.  This opened …

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    02 Jul 16