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  • Eldon Jones

    In 1969, Eldon Jones and his wife, Helen, borrowed $25,000 to start a small welding and steel fabrication company in Arlington. In 1970 they moved to business to Lake Crystal and Crysteel grew into a …

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    10 Dec 15
  • Le Sueur Henderson school district

    In an effort to get finances under control after an audit in October showed a $190,000 deficit, the Le Sueur Henderson School Board has decided to eliminate substitute teachers. In doing so it will save …

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    10 Dec 15
  • Julie Rosen

    Senator Julie Rosen of Fairmont was honored by the Association of Residential Resources in Minnesota with its 2015 Leadership award. The ceremony on Monday held in Fairmont recognized Rosen’s support and dedication to people with …

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    10 Dec 15
  • theft

    An employee of New Ulm Advanced Auto Parts was charged Monday with two counts of felony theft after police say he made false returns and took the cash. Twenty-six-year-old Brody Conklin of New Ulm made …

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    09 Dec 15
  • State security hospital

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter $63,000 for failing to properly protect staff from workplace violence. The citation was issued Friday and listed nine dates between …

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    09 Dec 15
  • Sibley East School

    The Gaylord City Council approved the purchase of land to extend Harvey Drive in Gaylord at a recent meeting. The purchase will also allow Sibley East Schools to build a new elementary school. A total …

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    09 Dec 15
  • Kiwanis Holiday Lights

    A new event will be featured at the Kiwanis Holiday Lights next week in Mankato’s Sibley Park. Adam Schollijegerdes and Joe Christenson are award winning sculptors who will create a lighted “Old Man Winter” sculpture. …

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    09 Dec 15
  • Hometown Hero TJ Brown

    Hometown Hero for the month of December is a Springfield teacher who won a national award for his work in the high school agricultural program. Springfield Ag Instructor T.J. Brown received the National Outstanding Agriculture …

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    09 Dec 15