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  • blandin

    The Blandin Foundation is partnering with the Lower Sioux, Upper Sioux, Mille Lacs, Shakopee and Prairie Reservation communities to offer the Blandin Reservation Community Leadership Program. The leadership retreat is scheduled for May in Grand …

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    19 Mar 16
  • Mankato Area Foundation

    The Consolidated Communications Community Fund of the Mankato Area Foundation announced $155,000 in grants were given to 26 nonprofit organizations in the southern Minnesota area. Grants were awarded to Committee Against Domestic Abuse in the …

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    19 Mar 16
  • derekhexum

    A Balaton man has pleaded guilty to first degree murder, arson and burglary in connection with the death of a Lyon County couple. At a plea hearing Thursday, Derek Hexum pleaded guilty to two counts …

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    18 Mar 16
  • flu vaccine

    Two more children died this week in Minnesota due to flu-related complications. According to a report released by the state Department of Health, that brings the total to three this season. Health officials do not …

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    18 Mar 16
  • Blue Earth County Fair

    More than two years after shareholders voted in support of moving the Blue Earth County Fair to Mankato, officials say the event will stay at Garden City. the decision was reached after a committee was …

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    18 Mar 16
  • MnDotLogow

    The Intersection of Highways 14 and 15 in New UIm will be the site of a major road construction project in 2017-18. To create a new interchange, the road will move onto land occupied by …

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    18 Mar 16
  • Madelia Strong

    Donations to help Madelia rebuild its main street continue to come in thanks to various fundraisers around the area. Lake Crystal’s pancake breakfast raised over $6500. On Tuesday, Citizens Bank presented a $10,000 check to …

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    18 Mar 16
  • Minnesota Department of Education

    Superintendents from Springfield and Sleepy Eye testified recently at a Minnesota Senate hearing in favor of a bill introduced by Senator Gary Dahms. Senate File 2291 allows for school districts to only make reports to …

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    17 Mar 16