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    A Meeker County Deputy charged with stealing drugs from a drug drop-off box and toys from a Christmas toy drive had his first court appearance Thursday. Thirty-three-year-old Travis Sebring of Grove City was officially charged …

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    29 Jan 16
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    A St. James man is facing several felony charges after threatening workers at the Watonwan County Human Services building and a sheriff’s deputy. Fifty-four-year-old Douglas Gratz was drunk when he went into the county Human …

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    29 Jan 16
  • mosquito

    In May 2015 the Pan American Health Organization issued an alert regarding the first confirmed Zika virus infection in Brazil. Currently, outbreaks are occurring in many countries. The Zika virus will continue to spread and …

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    29 Jan 16
  • Highway 169 sign

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation has been looking at ways to reduce congestion and improve mobility along the Highway 169 corridor. One way to do that would be at the possibility of connecting Mankato to …

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    29 Jan 16
  • Lake Crystal ice fishing

    The Third Annual Lake Crystal Ice Fishing Extravaganza will be held Saturday at the Robinson Park Boat Landing from 12-3 p.m. Registration will begin at 11 a.m. The cost is $10 per hole with anyone …

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    29 Jan 16
  • Meeker County Sheriff

    A Meeker County Sheriff’s Deputy is suspected of stealing from a prescription drug drop-off box and a toy drive. According to the Meeker County Sheriff’s Office the deputy was arrested Tuesday and is being held …

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    28 Jan 16
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    A man appeared in Brown County District Court Wednesday to face charges of violating his probation. Thirty-nine-year-old Rian Butcher was sentenced in 2011 to serve 210 days in jail and pay $3500 in fines for …

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    28 Jan 16
  • John LaDuew

    The Waseca teen accused of plotting an attack on his Waseca High School will be placed in a state-operated facility after he is released to jail. Nineteen-year-old John LaDue was set to be released to …

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    28 Jan 16