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  • 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
  • Snowmobile

    It’s Snowmobile Safety Awareness Week in Minnesota. Officials are urging riders to slow down and put safety first, even if you are familiar with the terrain you’re riding on. DNR Captain Mike Hammer says that …

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    20 Jan 14
  • MNsure

    Individuals seeking coverage for both public and private insurance through MNsure can submit paper applications if they are having trouble getting through online via the MNsure website.  Department of Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson says …

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    20 Jan 14
  • TownHallMeeting

    State Senator Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls and State Representative Paul Torkelson of Hanska are holding joint Town Hall meetings around the area on Tuesday. Residents of District 16B are welcome to attend the meetings …

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    20 Jan 14
  • MaryHoffmann

    Sleepy Eye High School Ag Teacher Mary Hoffmann was presented the Region VI Outstanding Agricultural Education Teacher Award by the Minnesota Association of Agricultural Educators during a conference in St. Cloud over the weekend. The …

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    20 Jan 14
  • Crash2

    A New Ulm man was injured in a 1-vehicle accident just south of New Ulm this (SAT) morning. 26-year-old Michael Kotzer was driving a Dodge Dakota pickup southbound on Brown County Road 13 when the …

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    18 Jan 14
  • DrunkDriving

    Charges have been filed against a former Mankato police officer accused of driving under the influence. Daniel Padilla was pulled over while off-duty at around 4:20 in the morning on November 25th. Authorities say that …

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    18 Jan 14
  • Burglars

    The Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Department is investigating numerous burglaries and thefts that have occurred in housing developments in the rural Mankato area recently. The latest incidents took place at the River Heights subdivision and …

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    18 Jan 14