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  • SergioMorales

    A St. James man faces a felony assault charge for an incident at the Watonwan County Fair that allegedly led to another man being airlifted to a Rochester hospital. It happened at just before 1am …

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    27 Jul 13
  • Drought

    Drought conditions in Minnesota have increased by a total of 6% over the past week.  The latest US Drought Monitor shows abnormally dry conditions spreading further into southern Minnesota, and most of the state’s increase …

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    27 Jul 13
  • Detours

    Maintenance and seal coating projects will be getting underway on several area highways starting on Monday. There will be delays on Highways 19, 15, 14, 4 and 60 in Le Sueur, Nicollet, Watonwan and Jackson …

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    27 Jul 13
  • RelayForLife

    The 18th annual Brown County Relay For Life was held overnight Friday at the county fairgrounds in New Ulm. Co-Organizer Sue Dietz says that a total of 22 teams and 220 walkers took part in …

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    27 Jul 13
  • Nibbe

    A trial date has been set for the wrongful death lawsuit against a Lake Crystal woman convicted of murdering her husband. Jennifer Nibbe pleaded guilty to 2nd-Degree Murder in June of 2012 after killing her …

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    26 Jul 13
  • Mosquito

    A man in Murray County is the state’s first human case of West Nile virus this summer. Epidemiologist Dave Neitzel says that citizens should not panic, but does remind everyone that we are heading into …

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    26 Jul 13
  • JLS StormDamage002

    President Obama at Governor Dayton’s request has declared 18 Minnesota counties a federal disaster area following severe storms and flash flooding that hit a wide swath of the state in June. The declaration makes federal …

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    26 Jul 13
  • RelayForLife

    Relay For Life events are taking place in Brown and Watonwan Counties this (FRI) evening and throughout the night. The fun family events raise important dollars for education, advocacy, research and services by the American …

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    26 Jul 13