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  • TylerCaputoJamesInmanSkylarJoReichelSchneider

    Four people have been arrested in Mankato in connection with a synthetic drug believed to have caused the deaths of at least two people. Authorities say that the drug “2-C” was sold in blue packages …

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    14 Mar 14
  • JeffreyMatthews

    A former Watonwan County fraud investigator avoided a jury trial on Thursday when he pleaded guilty to felony theft by swindle in Watonwan County Court. 55-year-old Jeffrey Matthews of New Ulm had been accused of …

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    14 Mar 14
  • ChildAbuse

    A New Ulm man has been charged with felony malicious punishment of a child for allegedly being emotionally, verbally and physically abusive. 31-year-old Steven Zeitz has also been charged with domestic assault and contributing to …

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    14 Mar 14
  • CarbonMonoxide

    A church in St. James needed to be cleared out earlier this week after extremely high carbon monoxide levels were detected. An employee at the United Methodist Church had purchased a carbon monoxide detector for …

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    14 Mar 14
  • StPatricksDay

    St. Patrick’s Day is this coming Monday, and several area communities will be celebrating over the next few days. Belle Plaine holds its annual festivities on Saturday. The day begins with a Noon Mass at …

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    14 Mar 14
  • Fire

    Six people were hospitalized after a house fire broke out in the City of Hector Tuesday evening. Fire crews from Hector and Buffalo Lake responded to the fire at the home on Douglas Avenue East …

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    13 Mar 14
  • SibleyEastFire

    The cleanup continues at Sibley East High School in Arlington after a fire broke out in the school’s Industrial Arts area on February 25th. Students were evacuated to a church across the street after materials …

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    13 Mar 14
  • Scam

    The Sleepy Eye Police Department has issued a scam alert for area businesses. Investigators say that a white male was at a Sleepy Eye business recently and paid cash for his purchase, but during the …

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    13 Mar 14