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  • TrumanSchool

    The Truman Public School District has hired a new Superintendent. The announcement came that Virginia Dahlstrom of Mankato was hired just two months after the school district failed to pass a $454-dollar-per-pupil levy that would …

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    28 Apr 15
  • Crash

    A vehicle carrying five young people rolled Saturday night near Arlington. The Chevy Blazer driven by 17-year-old Connor Schrupp of Green Isle, went off a curve, rolled on its top and hit a tree. Passengers …

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    28 Apr 15
  • BikeHitByCar

    A Glencoe woman is dead after she was hit by a car while riding her bicycle. The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office says 40-year-old Penny Verdeck died at the scene north of Glencoe after after she …

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    28 Apr 15
  • crime

    A Mountain Lake man has been sentenced to 17 years in prison for producing pornography of children ages 4 and younger. Forty-two year old David L. Rasmussen was sentenced in federal court Friday and includes …

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    27 Apr 15
  • aging sewer infrastructure

    Waste water treatment plants and sewer infrastructure are an important part of a community, but often the most overlooked. Almost 300 Minnesota facilities are listed on a 2015 Clean Water Project Priority list for Minnesota. …

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    27 Apr 15
  • medical_logo

    Local hospitals and clinics are among the best in the country, according to patients responding to a new federal scoring system. The Medicare website says individual hospital star ratings are based on the average ratings …

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    27 Apr 15
  • Bicycle

    The Sibley County Historical Society is asking for the public’s help in identifying hundreds of people on recently donated negatives. Norwegian emigrant and local photographer Christian Johan Ostrom opened a studio in 1889 and a …

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    27 Apr 15
  • Biking

    Mankato’s Consolidated Community Plan for 2015 includes expanding and connecting bicycle paths and well-marked bike lanes and routes throughout the city. More bike lanes and connections are planned for the next three years. The city …

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    27 Apr 15