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  • Snowmobile crash

    An Elysian man was seriously injured in a snowmobile crash Friday evening in Kasota Township. The Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office says 43-year-old Douglas Wenker was ejected from the snowmobile he was riding near the …

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    26 Jan 16
  • church bell

    Charges are being requested against two men who allegedly sold a brass church bell to a scrap yard. Le Sueur County investigators have recovered a portion of the church bell from the scrap yard where …

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    26 Jan 16
  • Sleepy Eye FFA advisors

    Sleepy Eye Ag Teachers Mary Hoffman and Kelsey Brandt were recently nominated for the Region 6 Outstanding Agriculture Education Program for 2016 at the Minnesota Association of Agriculture Educators conference in St. Cloud. The teachers …

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    26 Jan 16
  • Winterfest

    Opening ceremonies for the 12th annual St. Peter Winterfest are from 5:30- 6:30 p.m. Friday on St. Peter Community Center’s patio. Winterfest will be celebrated Friday through February 7. More than a dozen events are …

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    26 Jan 16
  • Ray Kroc award

    When McDonald’s founder Ray Kroc established the restaurant chain, his philosophy was top-notch customer service. To recognize those that live up to that mission, the Ray Kroc award was established in 1999 and is given …

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    26 Jan 16
  • Flu Shot

    So far flu activity around the state has been quiet.  But the state health Department’s Karen Martin says we shouldn’t let our guard down yet.  So far this season, 63 people have been hospitalized with …

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    24 Jan 16
  • Dogs rescued from Carver Co. farm

    Nearly 50 dogs that were rescued from a farm earlier this month will soon be ready for adoption.  The Animal Humane Society in Golden Valley says the 23 adult dogs and 24 puppies were living …

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    24 Jan 16
  • GasPumps

    Governor Mark Dayton says he still thinks increasing Minnesota’s gas tax is the only way to come up with the needed funding for billions of dollars in road and bridge repair and maintenance.  An effort …

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    24 Jan 16