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  • flooding

    The Blue Earth County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution Thursday during an emergency meeting declaring a state of emergency resulting from heavy rain events this week.  Blue Earth County residents with damaged property due …

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    25 Sep 16
  • HitandRun

    A reward is offered for information on the August 14th hit and run of 29-year-old Derek Faith.  Faith was struck and killed on northbound Highway 169 in Belle Plaine.  Officials are looking for a 2010 …

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    25 Sep 16
  • arrestw

    A Mankato teenager who was charged with murder in a 2014 drug death is now facing felony firearm charges.  Dylan Kucera is on probation for the third-degree murder charge and is expected to be tried …

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    25 Sep 16
  • attemped abduction

    The Springfield Police Department is reporting that a child walking home from school on Thursday was followed by a suspicious vehicle. The vehicle is being described as an older full-size white van, long rear rectangle …

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    24 Sep 16
  • flooding

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Friday afternoon that Highway 83 south of Mankato is closing at the Le Sueur River crossing. Highway 83 traffic will be routed to Highway 22 and Blue Earth County …

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    24 Sep 16
  • Distracted Driving

    A driver who killed a Glencoe woman while texting and driving was charged with using a cell phone while driving. The more serious charge of vehicular homicide was dropped by Judge Timothy Looby because prosecuters …

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    24 Sep 16
  • Brown County

    The Brown County Commissioner’s set the 2017 proposed property tax levy in the amount of $12,805,732, which represents an increase of 4.5 percent increase over the 2016 certified levy. It is required by Minnesota Statutes …

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    24 Sep 16
  • Gaylord Music on Main

    Gaylord’s Music on Main wrapped up its final performance in August with a performance by the River Blenders. The final concert of the year drew around 150 people. Event organizers say Music on Main drew …

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    24 Sep 16