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  • HomecomingCrowns

    It’s Homecoming time at a dozen high schools around the area, which means there’s new Homecoming Royalty. The Homecoming Queen for BOLD High School is Baylie Kubesh, and the Homecoming King is Logan Sandgren. The …

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    25 Sep 13
  • Combine

    The Renville County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of a fatal farm accident in Flora Township about 8 miles south of Renville late Sunday afternoon.  Emergency responders arrived on the scene at shortly before …

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    24 Sep 13
  • Tasered

    A former New Ulm man is facing attempted murder and assault charges in Colorado. 29-year-old Mitchell Lee Palmer, currently of Colorado Springs, Colorado, has pleaded not guilty to 6 criminal charges, and is scheduled to …

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    24 Sep 13
  • Highway14Sign

    The bridge repair work on the Highway 14/15 Bridge over Minnesota River in New Ulm is complete, and the bridge did open to traffic today (TUE). This comes around a week ahead of schedule. The …

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    24 Sep 13
  • SibleyEast2

    Residents of the Sibley East School District should see a significant decrease in their taxes next year. The Sibley East School Board recently approved a preliminary tax levy for 2014 that is a 14% decrease …

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    24 Sep 13
  • HometownHero

    The annual “Oscar Sorbel Hometown Hero Award” was given out in the City of Madelia recently during the community’s Younger Brothers Capture weekend. The recipient of the volunteer award this year is Madelia native Traci …

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    24 Sep 13
  • MotorcycleCrash

    Two residents of Sleepy Eye were injured in a motorcycle accident on Highway 14 in the City of Nicollet Saturday. 50-year-old Terry Frauendorfer was driving a 2013 Harley Davidson westbound on 14 with passenger Gail …

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    23 Sep 13
  • RodneyOberg

    A registered sex offender from Blue Earth County was taken into custody in St. Louis County last week. 63-year-old Rodney Oberg was convicted in 2011 of possessing and distributing child pornography for showing sexually explicit …

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    23 Sep 13