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  • SeniorCitizens

    The Watonwan County Fair wrapped up on Sunday with an awards ceremony. The 2014 Senior Volunteer of the Year awards were given to St. James residents Albert “Sonny” Prahl and Eunice Arnold for the many …

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    25 Jul 14
  • PrincessCrown

    The 56th annual BBQ Days was held in the City of Belle Plaine this past weekend, and new royalty was crowed as part of the festivities. The new Miss Belle Plaine is Hannah Preusser, the …

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    25 Jul 14
  • Festival

    The Summer Festival Season continues this weekend across southern Minnesota, with several local communities holding their annual celebrations. There’s “Catfish Derby Days” in the City of Franklin. There’s also “Truman Days” and “Glencoe Days” and …

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    25 Jul 14
  • FatalCrash

    A 23-year-old Glencoe man is dead after rear-ending a semi-truck on Highway 7 near Silver Lake Wednesday evening. Ryan Sturges was driving a Chevy truck eastbound on 7 when he rear-ended the semi  at just …

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    24 Jul 14
  • CarChase2

    A Balaton man and his brother from Georgia are in custody after a high-speed car chase with police Tuesday afternoon near Lake Benton. The chase went down gravel roads in Lincoln and other counties and …

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    24 Jul 14
  • SWATRiverValleyTacticalResponseTeam

    A Le Center man involved in an armed standoff with police Monday night has been charged with two felony counts of reckless discharge of a firearm. Authorities were called to the home of Matthew Jason …

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    24 Jul 14
  • Deer

    The regulations on Minnesota’s 2014 deer-hunting season announced by the Department of Natural Resources on Wednesday are the most conservative in over two decades. They say the 2014 season is designed to rebuild deer numbers …

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    24 Jul 14
  • SleepyEye

    An evening of fun, food, and information intended to strengthen community spirit is taking place later today (THU) in Sleepy Eye’s Allison Park. The “Party in the Park” is happening from 5 to 8pm. It …

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    24 Jul 14