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  • Businessman opening wallet with cash falling out into Uncle Sam's hand

    Sibley and McLeod Counties have become the latest local-area counties to approve the implementation of a wheelage tax. The Sibley County Board unanimously authorized the new $10 per-vehicle tax last week, and the McLeod County …

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    01 Aug 13
  • Fair

    The Sibley County Fair kicked off Wednesday evening in Arlington, and continues through the weekend. A fair spokesperson says that the action really heats up tonight with the always-popular “Night Of Destruction.” It begins at …

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    01 Aug 13
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    01 Aug 13
  • Crash2

    A Le Sueur man was seriously injured in a single-vehicle accident in Le Sueur County Monday morning. Authorities say that 44-year-old Jeffery Severson was driving southeast of Le Sueur on County Road 24 when he …

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    31 Jul 13
  • ChalkOutline

    The death of a 79-year-old church volunteer in her home near Willmar is being treated as a homicide. Kandiyohi County authorities had been asked to check on the welfare of Lila Warwick Monday evening, and …

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    31 Jul 13
  • CarChase2

    A Mankato man was taken into custody after a brief car chase with authorities Monday evening. 33-year-old Preston Michael Overton had allegedly been choking a woman in the parking lot of the Burger King restaurant …

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    31 Jul 13
  • EBT card

    A New Ulm woman was sentenced to 2 years of probation and 25 hours of community service in Brown County Court on Monday for using her son’s food stamp EBT card without permission. 51-year-old Maria …

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    31 Jul 13
  • RoadClosed

    The start of a major road construction project on Highway 5 from Arlington to Green Isle scheduled to get underway this week has been delayed by 2 weeks. The $5-million project is now set to …

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    31 Jul 13