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  • Senator Sheran

    Chair of the Health, Human Services and Housing Committee Senator Kathy Sheran of Makato understands the difficulties rural Minnesota can have in getting quality health care. That’s why she and other senators want to address …

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    24 Mar 16
  • Students in classroom

    Springfield, Redwood Falls and Sleepy Eye received word from the state’s Department of Education they have been approved for a third 3-year cycle to continue with the Flexible Learning Year program. Districts must complete an …

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    24 Mar 16
  • federal court

    A 23-year-old man from Glencoe faces federal charges of lying to FBI agents about contacting terrorists in Syria last summer. According to court documents file Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Minneapolis, Abdul Raheem Habil …

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    23 Mar 16
  • Sibley County Sheriff

    Sibley County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating the theft of a shotgun from their storage garage. Law enforcement found a possible suspect riding a bicycle on Highway 19 shortly before 11:30 a.m. Sunday morning. The suspect …

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    23 Mar 16
  • Trevor Stenner Shelley

    A St. Peter man at the center of an assault case in Mankato is expected to enter a plea this (Wednesday) morning. Twenty-two-year-old Trevor Shelly of St. Peter has been expected to stand trial starting …

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    23 Mar 16
  • 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