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  • handcuffs

    A Sleepy Eye woman was sentenced Monday in Brown County District Court to 3 months in jail as a result of hitting a parked vehicle while driving impaired and injuring her passengers. According to the …

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    11 Oct 16
  • rural transit system

    Following city council meetings Monday with approval between the cities of Le Sueur and St. Peter, a new transit system is born. Minnesota River Valley Transit is the result of the two cities combining their …

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    11 Oct 16
  • Highway 169 sign

    The state’s department of Transportation has scheduled a ceremony for the completion of the $30 million flood mitigation project on Highway 169 from Mankato to St. Peter. The ceremony will take place Thursday at 2 …

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    11 Oct 16
  • Montevideo

    Pheasants will be the focus in Montevideo this weekend as the community hosts the Minnesota Governor’s Pheasant Hunting Opener. Governor Mark Dayton and Lt. Governor Tina Smith will lead the festivities which highlight the many …

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    11 Oct 16
  • Murder for hire women

    The defense attorney in the Le Sueur murder for hire case has asked the judge to supress statements made to investigators. Forty-one-year-old Blanche Wilson who conspired with her mother to murder her ex-husband and her …

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    10 Oct 16
  • election

    Candidate forums are scheduled for Tuesday in the New Ulm City Council chambers. Minnesota House District 16B candidates Austin Grossenburg and Paul Torkelson begin at 7 p.m. At 8 p.m. the Minnesota House Senate District …

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    10 Oct 16
  • Ballotw

    Seven of Brown County voting precincts have opted to utilize mail ballots for their voters. Residents in Albin, Cottonwood, Lake Hanska, Linden, Mulligan and Stark townships along with the City of Hanska were sent their …

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    10 Oct 16
  • Winthrop

    A steam locomotive passenger train stopped in Winthrop Sunday. The Friends of the 261 in conjunction with the Twin Cities and Western Railroad and the Minnesota Prairie Line held a Fall Colors Excursion that featured …

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    10 Oct 16