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  • New Ulm Police

    The City of New Ulm Personnel Committee reviewed records from court proceedings and has placed New Ulm Police Chief Myron Wieland on unpaid suspension for two weeks. Under a plea deal, Wieland entered a guilty …

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    23 Dec 15
  • theft

    The Watonwan County Sheriff’s Department is seeking help from the public in its investigation of an attempted burglary in which an employee at a processing plant was injured. The Butterfield Foods employee suffered minor injuries …

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    23 Dec 15
  • police highway dedication

    The McLeod County Board passed a resolution to support dedicating a portion of a State Highway in McLeod County to a 16-year-police veteran. Retired officers approached the commissioners with the request on Tuesday, the anniversary …

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    23 Dec 15
  • Holiday Lights in Motion

    Horse and carriage rides will be offered on Christmas and the day after at Sportsmen’s Park for participants to view the Holiday Lights in Motion. Free rides will be given Friday night between 6 and …

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    23 Dec 15
  • courtw

    A 23-year-old Mankato man pleaded guilty to one count of third degree murder and one count of fourth-degree drug sales during a pre-trial hearing Monday. Tyler Caputo was allegedly the top local supplier for a …

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    22 Dec 15
  • arrestw

    A run-away car in Nicollet resulted in an arrest when the driver attempted to flee police. According to the Nicollet Copunty Sheriff’s Office, off-duty investigator Marc Chadderdon witnessed an unoccupied vehicle that was left in …

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    22 Dec 15
  • thin ice

    A Waseca fisherman was rescued by a friend Sunday after he fell through thin ice on Clear Lake. Nathan Frye was walking with another fisherman on ice about an inch-and-a-half-thick when he fell in about …

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    22 Dec 15
  • holiday packages

    As more gift-givers shop online, there are more packages to ship. Online sales account for 10 percent of all shopping and 15 percent during the holidays according to research firm Forrester. That leaves FedEx and …

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    22 Dec 15