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    A New Ulm Cathedral High School sophomore has an award-winning science project on agriculture sustainability. Samantha Guldan will advance to two separate international science fairs. Her project focuses on soil enrichment and water retaining products …

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    29 Feb 16
  • Science fair

    A Sibley East junior attended the Regional Science Fair in Mankato February 20 and earned several major awards. Abigail Butler earned an all-expense paid trip to compete at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair …

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    29 Feb 16
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    A 40-year-old female from Faribault was killed Friday when the vehicle she was driving rolled over on Highway 60 near Madison Lake. The state patrol says the crash was reported just before 9 Friday morning. …

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    27 Feb 16
  • sentencing

    A Courtland man who led police on a car chase through Sleepy Eye in September was sentenced Monday in Brown County District Court. Twenty-three-year-old Matthew Luepke was sentenced on felony fleeing police in a motor …

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    27 Feb 16
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    Cottonwood County, like many other counties in our region, is feeling the squeez of daycare shortages. Some cities in the county, like Mountain Lake and Windom, are offering residents incentives for opening a daycare. Those …

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    27 Feb 16
  • La Salle bank front

    Citizen’s Bank of Minnesota has pledged to help one of their own. Madelia Fire Chief Mark Den is also the Citizen’s Bank branch manager in La Salle. The bank says it will donate more than …

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    27 Feb 16
  • LCWM Elementary School

    Mayo Clinic Health System is donating $2,000 dollars to the Lake Crystal Welcome Memorial Elementary School for their rock-climbing wall. The gift is part of a fundraiser aimed to raise $9,000 dollars for wall. The …

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    27 Feb 16
  • criminal charges

    A Balaton man who allegedly played a role in the death of Jim and Cathy Hively is planning on pleading guilty. In April 2015 Derek Hexum and Theodore Como were involved in the murder of …

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    26 Feb 16