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  • sexual assault

    Authorities are charging two more people in connection to a sexual assault investigation in Brown County over the weekend. Twenty-eight-year-old John Austin Fields of Springfield and 44-year-old Ruben Garcia Astorga of Sleepy Eye allegedly held …

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    31 Mar 16
  • Police line

    A Madelia man, who allegedly went into the Madelia fire scene and began telling firefighters how to do their job, has been charged with DWI, open container and trespassing. Authorities say during the fire 42-year-old …

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    31 Mar 16
  • CarChasew

    Charges have been filled against a Redwood Falls man in a high speed chase on Monday that stretched over 3 counties. Twenty-year-old Jacob Kelly Leith was charged in Renville County District Court for fleeing a …

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    31 Mar 16
  • Northrop church fire

    The pastor of a Northrop church that burned early Wednesday morning believes the fire was started by lightening. After the flames were extinguished at St. James Lutheran Church, it was apparent the church was a …

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    31 Mar 16
  • Legislative session

    Aid for Madelia is making its way through the Minnesota Legislature. Both the Minnesota House and Senate have introduced bills that will provide assistance to the city in the form of tax abatement for property …

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    31 Mar 16
  • Credibly accused priests

    The Dioceses of New Ulm released the names of 16 priests credibly accused of child sex abuse Tuesday. New Ulm is one of the last of the state’s six dioceses to release the list. Tuesday …

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    30 Mar 16
  • Fire department

    A fore pvernight destroys a church sanctuary in Martin County. According to Truman Police, authorities responded to a fire at St. James Lutheran Church and School in Northrop around 2 a.m. this (Wednesday) morning. Fire …

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    30 Mar 16
  • Larry Fiero

    A rural Litchfield man was sentenced Tuesday to two years of supervised probation for indecent exposure after neighbors say they saw him spending time in his front yard while nude. Fifty-nine-year-old Larry Fiero originally faced …

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    30 Mar 16