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  • election

    Blue Earth County is seeking additional election judges for polling places within Mankato to serve on Election Day, Tuesday, November 8th. Election judges are responsible for the administration of election procedures in the voting place …

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    12 Jan 16
  • Fire department

    Sleepy Eye Firefighters were called to a residence east of Leavenworth Saturday afternoon. The home of Josh Steffl had smoke coming from the attic and fire had spread to a home office directly below the …

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    11 Jan 16
  • fleet farm

    The Mankato Mills Fleet Farm was penalized recently for selling gas below Minnesota’s fuel pricing law. They have been fined $40,000, but will only have to pay half of that if they stay in compliance …

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    11 Jan 16
  • Boyd Huppert

    The annual Living Life Series is beginning the first of their programs on Monday. Brown County United Way’s Donna Lambrecht explains the theme is “Telling Our Stories.” The event begins at 7 p.m. at the …

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    11 Jan 16
  • Powerball Logo

    No one matched all six Powerball numbers on Saturday night’s Powerball drawing and the jackpot has risen to be the world’s largest. Lottery officials say the jackpot is now up to $1.3 billion dollars and …

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    11 Jan 16
  • body cameras

    Rochester Police helped save a man who was trapped in a car that was on fire Thursday and the department has released his body camera footage of the rescue. Investigators say the car crashed into …

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    11 Jan 16
  • death_investigationw

    A Wood Lake man is dead after passing out while cleaning out a tanker trailer in Yellow Medicine County. The sheriff’s department says emergency crews were called to 250th Avenue southwest of Granite Falls Thursday …

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    09 Jan 16
  • auto theft

    The Gaylord Police Department is investigating thefts from two vehicles that occurred the morning of December 23rd. According to authorities a Sibley East iPad3, cash and credit cards were taken from a vehicle at Blimpie’s. …

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    09 Jan 16