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  • SibleyEast2

    Residents of the Sibley East School District should see a significant decrease in their taxes next year. The Sibley East School Board recently approved a preliminary tax levy for 2014 that is a 14% decrease …

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    24 Sep 13
  • HometownHero

    The annual “Oscar Sorbel Hometown Hero Award” was given out in the City of Madelia recently during the community’s Younger Brothers Capture weekend. The recipient of the volunteer award this year is Madelia native Traci …

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    24 Sep 13
  • MotorcycleCrash

    Two residents of Sleepy Eye were injured in a motorcycle accident on Highway 14 in the City of Nicollet Saturday. 50-year-old Terry Frauendorfer was driving a 2013 Harley Davidson westbound on 14 with passenger Gail …

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    23 Sep 13
  • RodneyOberg

    A registered sex offender from Blue Earth County was taken into custody in St. Louis County last week. 63-year-old Rodney Oberg was convicted in 2011 of possessing and distributing child pornography for showing sexually explicit …

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    23 Sep 13
  • RedCross

    Some American Red Cross offices around the region are being consolidated into other offices in the coming weeks, including in New Ulm. The Red Cross announced on Friday that it will be closing the New …

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    23 Sep 13
  • Harvest

    Most Minnesota farmers are expected to harvest a decent crop this year despite the twin challenges of a cold, wet spring and a dry August. The latest report finds that the corn harvest could be …

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    23 Sep 13
  • Homecoming

    The High School Homecoming season continues around the local area, with a total of 12 school districts holding week-long festivities. High schools celebrating Homecoming this week include: BOLD, Cedar Mountain, Central, GFW, Lake Crystal Wellcome …

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    23 Sep 13
  • FatalCrash

    A mother and daughter from Jackson were killed in a crash with a semi-truck on Highway 71 Friday morning. It happened at around 11:10am at the intersection with Jackson County Road 4, 715th Avenue. 85-year-old …

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    21 Sep 13