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  • court

    A federal judge will rule next week on a constitutional challenge to the Minnesota Sex Offender Program. The class-action law suit on behalf of more than 700 people committed to the program say it’s unconstitutional …

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    10 Jun 15
  • business

    New Ulm has been ranked that 12th best city in Minnesota to start a new business. The ranking was conducted by a personal finance website founded by a former Wall Street analyst and option trader. …

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    08 Jun 15
  • Fraud

    A North Mankato man is facing welfare fraud charges after allegedly using food stamps to stock a food stand. Charges were filed last week against 57-year-old Brian Douglas Mechler who has had several criminal charges …

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    08 Jun 15
  • HumbleHearts foundation

    Events for the community drew a large crowd to Allison Park in Sleepy Eye Saturday to celebrate Kaylie and Tyler’s Faith Jam. The event is in memory of the Hadley siblings and three other young …

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    08 Jun 15
  • manhunt

    Authorities have made an arrest in an assault case they were asking for the public’s help on. Stearns County Sheriff’s investigators learned 55-year-old Steven Ruprecht of Richmond was the assault suspect. The victim positively identified …

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    08 Jun 15
  • RSFiber

    The RS Fiber Cooperative and the Hiawatha Broadband Communications (HBC) recently announced the appointment of a general manager. Toby Brummer will oversee the $15 million project that will bring a new fiber network to Sibley …

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    08 Jun 15
  • New Ulm car accident

    Five vehicles at Kohls-Weelborg Chevrolet in New Ulm were damaged Friday evening during a vehicle crash. According to New Ulm authorities 73-year-old Charles Milton Holman was traveling west in a pickup on Highway 14 near …

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    06 Jun 15
  • ATVRollover

    Five people received injuries in an ATV accident in Le Sueur County last week. Authorities received the call around 1:20 a.m. in Cordova Township. The sheriff’s department says six people were in a Honda Side-by-Side …

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    06 Jun 15