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  • natural gas

    Nicollet County is considering offering residents natural gas services through 36 miles of the western side of the county. Staff from Greater Minnesota Gas Incorporated United Natural Gas made presentations of their proposed plans to …

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    23 Mar 16
  • Springfield School

    Springfield Elementary School was one of 44 schools around the state to achieve the status of Reward School by the state’s Department of Education. Students celebrated Tuesday with MDE’s Commissioner Dr. Brenda Cassellius. The Commissioner …

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    23 Mar 16
  • Madelia Fire video

    After a fire in early February destroyed historic buildings and burned or damaged up to nine businesses in Madelia, authorities have released a video of the tragedy as a learning tool for other communities and …

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    22 Mar 16
  • Sleepy Eye Food Shelf

    Brown County farmers and their farm organizations donated $3,450 to the county’s three food shelves in New Ulm, Sleepy Eye and Springfield. Each food shelf received $1,150 to be used for hams and turkeys. Even …

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    22 Mar 16
  • Cash Ownes

    Truman’s Waverly Township has an auctioneer extraordinaire and he is only 11-year-old. Cash Owens, son of Dan and Leah Owens, was featured on Steve Harvey’s “Little Big Shots” on Sunday. Owens showcased his auctioneering talent …

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    22 Mar 16
  • Police line

    A 7-month-old-infant was found dead at a home in Meeker County over the weekend, but authorities are saying the death doesn’t appear suspicious. The sheriff’s office says it received a report of an unresponsive baby …

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    21 Mar 16
  • North Mankato police

    The Ramsey County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the female found in the Minnesota River over the weekend. 33-year-old Jessica Ann Kuhle was found Saturday afternoon by the depot in North Mankato. Police say there …

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    21 Mar 16
  • Minnesota Riverw

    A body was recovered from the Minnesota River Saturday after noon. Shortly after 3:30 p.m. authorities received a call of a female body in the river near the depot in Mankato. Mankato, North Mankato and …

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    21 Mar 16