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  • ECigarette

    The Mankato City Council has voted to ban the use of e-cigarettes in public buildings. Monday’s vote was 6-1. The ban on the vapor-emitting devices comes over concerns whether that vapor is dangerous, especially second-hand. …

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    14 Jan 14
  • SisterCities2014Recognition

    The New Ulm Sister Cities Commission on Monday presented its annual recognition award to long-time Sister Cities Commissioner Terry Johnson. Sister Cities Chair Bruce Fenske says that Johnson has served the Commission for 14 years, …

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    14 Jan 14
  • Close-up of fresh snow on a windshield.

    Snow and blowing snow is heading into central and southern Minnesota on a clipper system that will blanket the region with two to four fresh inches tonight (MON) and into early tomorrow morning.  Forecasters with …

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    13 Jan 14
  • Judge

    The former city administrator for the City of Hector has pleaded guilty to an amended charge of gross misdemeanor theft by false representation for falsely claiming more than $7,000 in expenses in 2012. 60-year-old Barbara …

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    13 Jan 14
  • Vikings stadium 2

    State officials say a legal challenge from a stadium opponent has forced them to delay the sale of bonds to finance the new stadium for the Minnesota Vikings. The $468-million bond sale had been scheduled …

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    13 Jan 14
  • TownHallMeeting

    Local area State Senator Kathy Sheran, as well as Representatives Kathy Brynaert and Clark Johnson are inviting residents of Senate District 19 to join them at town hall meetings today (MON) and Tuesday. The first …

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    13 Jan 14
  • TownDays

    The 2014 KNUJ Town Days Tour kicks off next week! A total of 34 communities will be featured throughout the rest of January and most of February, and every day we’ll have live broadcasts from …

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    13 Jan 14
  • CrimeScene3

    The Springfield Police Department is investigating a break-in at the Cedar Manor Apartments.  Police say they received a report Thursday afternoon around 12:15 that a door had been popped open but nothing was taken.  Mail …

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    11 Jan 14