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  • Sleepy Eye School

    Students at Sleepy Eye Public Schools may see learning take place even during snow days. Curriculum Director Kevin Schneider gave a presentation to the school board Tuesday on how a digital day would look for …

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    11 Mar 16
  • state patrol

    State Troopers who took a swim in the frigid waters of the Blue Earth River on March 3rd to rescue a man were honored Thursday at district headquarters in Mankato. A 23-year-old Albert Lea man …

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    11 Mar 16
  • courtw

    A Lyon County judge has rejected the defense attorney’s request to accept a guilty plea from the man who was involved in killing a Balaton couple last April. Derek Hexum’s public defender made the request …

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    10 Mar 16
  • Le Sueur Henderson school district

    Le Sueur Henderson School Board members recently heard the first draft of a budget adjustment plan for the 2016-17 school year. Some of the adjustment that could be made include short-term equipment reductions, elimination of …

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    10 Mar 16
  • St. Peter high school designw

    St. Peter’s new high school is making progress. The St. Peter School Board recently approved an $8.1 million construction bid package. Several contractors were hired to work on the new school. The bids awarded are …

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    10 Mar 16
  • Senator Scott Newman

    State Senator Scott Newman of Hutchinson began serving as the Ranking Republican Member on the Transportation and Public Safety Committee on Tuesday. Newman says he looks forward to working on continuing to repair the roads …

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    10 Mar 16
  • Madelia Strong

    Sisters and owners of Kay’s Upholstry and EZ Medical Wraps that was damaged in the Madelia fire is preparing for a Grand Opening. Nancy of EZ Medical Wraps and Kay of Kay’s Upholstery are anxious …

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    10 Mar 16
  • Legislative session

    Tuesday may have been the start to a new legislative session, but many of the same old arguments blocked the House of Representatives from coming to an agreement on unemployment benefits for Iron Range workers. …

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    09 Mar 16