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  • PlantClosing

    The US Foods plant in Fairmont will reportedly be closing down soon. US Foods purchased the facility from Hawkeye Foods in 2012, and it was Draper Foods for many years prior to Hawkeye Foods buying …

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    25 Nov 13
  • BrownCountyCourthouse

    The Brown County Board on Tuesday is scheduled to consider transferring more than $16,000 in heating-assistance funds to the Salvation Army. The money is left over contributions from when Brown County Family Services administered the …

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    25 Nov 13
  • Bloodmobile3

    The American Red Cross Bloodmobile is making a few stops around the area this week, including in New Ulm as well as the annual Thanksgiving Blood Drive in St. James. The Bloodmobile will be at …

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    25 Nov 13
  • CarHitsTree

    A Mankato woman was injured in a crash on Highway 169 south of St. Peter Friday morning when her vehicle left the road and hit a tree. The accident occurred shortly after 8am just north …

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    23 Nov 13
  • CriminalSex

    An 18-year-old Minnesota Lake man made his first appearance in court on Friday over accusations that he sexually assaulted a girl under the age of 16. Bryce Jeffrey Woitas was arrested Thursday for the alleged …

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    23 Nov 13
  • CuffedWoman

    A St. Peter woman has been charged with multiple counts of burglary and identity theft in connection with 3 St. Peter burglaries this year. 27-year-old Elizabeth Kelli Kammer faces 4 felony and 2 gross misdemeanor …

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    23 Nov 13
  • ArchbishopNienstedt

    The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis says it is delaying the release of the names of some priests who have sexually abused children. Archbishop John Nienstedt had said he would disclose the names, locations …

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    23 Nov 13
  • Flu

    Influenza activity remains sporadic in Minnesota. In the latest weekly flu report, the state department of health says that a total of 4 people were hospitalized with influenza over the past week, bringing the total …

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    23 Nov 13