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  • Bethany_Lutheran_College

    The coordinator of Bethany Lutheran College’s engineer program died Saturday while working on the home he was building in rural Mankato. Professor Peter Kjeer was 51. His specific cause of death is unknown. A memorial …

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    05 Dec 16
  • house fire

    A house in rural Renville County was damaged by fire Saturday morning. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call around 6:45 a.m. Saturday morning about 3 miles south of Olivia in Bird Island …

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    05 Dec 16
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    The New Ulm Business and Retail Association is hosting a day of giving this Thursday in New Ulm at various businesses. This is a chance for residents to shop stores in New Ulm and help …

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    05 Dec 16
  • donations

    A foster child from Nicollet that eventually was adopted knows the meaning of having a special blanket. That’s why Hailey Sherwood came up with the idea to donate blankets to the Nicollet County foster program. …

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    05 Dec 16
  • handcuffs

    Two Wisconsin women were arrested Thursday night after they fought with employees at Mettler’s Bar and Restaurant and then fled from police. Twenty-three-year-old Ebony Angele Jordan and 26-year-old Bianca Alexandra Strayhorn, both of Milwaukee were …

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    03 Dec 16
  • Arsonw

    A fire at a North Mankato apartment complex is being investigated as arson. According to authorities when fire crews arrived there were two separate fires burning in the hallways of two different floors. No injuries …

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    03 Dec 16
  • MSU

    A 19-year-old Minnesota State University Mankato student has been charged with filing a false police report and underage drinking after reporting a crime that never happened. According to the criminal complaint Jaiden Birtzer reported to …

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    03 Dec 16
  • football

    A boy from Lamberton was recently chosen by the Masonic Children’s Hospital of Minneapolis to be Goldy the Gopher’s Kid Captain. Quintin Willhite was born with an esophagus that didn’t connect with this stomach and …

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    03 Dec 16