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  • 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
  • PaulPeterson

    The St. Peter School Board voted unanimously Tuesday night to name St. Peter High School Principal Paul Peterson the district’s next superintendent. Current St. Peter Superintendent Jeff Olson is retiring on June 30th after nearly …

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    13 Mar 14
  • NUEagles

    The Eagles Extravaganza is taking place Friday evening at the New Ulm Event Center. All of the proceeds from the annual event benefit New Ulm District 88 schools. It started 3 years ago after a …

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    13 Mar 14
  • Avalanche

    An 18-year-old from Lake Lillian has died after he was buried in an avalanche while snowmobiling in Montana. The name of the victim has not been released at this time. Park County, Montana authorities received …

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    12 Mar 14