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  • Sleepy Eye School

    For the third year in a row Sleepy Eye Elementary School has been designated as a Reward School by the Minnesota Department of Education based on results from the Multiple Measurement Ratings. MDE evaluates a …

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    12 Sep 15
  • LakeCrystal

    A Lake Crystal man who helped clean up algae blooms in Crystal Lake has been named the Blue Earth County 2015 Conservationist of the Year. Mike Roll has been recognized for his work as president …

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    12 Sep 15
  • Bail

    Bail has been set at $750,000 for Montevideo murder suspect Michael Grussing. The 54-year-old is charged with second-degree murder and running from police after investigators say he stabbed his roommate, 44-year-old Kevin Richardson to death …

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    11 Sep 15
  • murder trial

    Brown County District Court Judge Robert Docherty has ruled that charges should not be thrown out for a Springfield man accused of murdering his girlfriend due to a delay in convening a grand jury. Twenty-seven-year-old …

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    11 Sep 15
  • winnebago

    Less than six months after the Blue Earth Area School Board voted to close the doors on the school in Winnebago, a new school has moved in. Genesis Classical Academy held a ribbon cutting ceremony …

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    11 Sep 15
  • Sept 11

    U.S. and Minnesota flags will fly at half-staff today at all state and federal buildings as part of the observance of September 11. Today is the 14th anniversary of the terrorist attacks against the United …

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    11 Sep 15
  • HometownHeroMedal

    KNUJ and HyVee announce this month’s Home Town Hero Mark Dauer of New Ulm. Mark spends most of his free time helping friends and family with construction projects and sharing his knowledge and skills volunteering …

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    11 Sep 15
  • murder-investigation

    A 54-year-old man has been arrested in a fatal stabbing in Montevideo. Police Chief Adam Christopher says the 44-year-old victim died at the hospital and police were quite familiar with the perpetrator, the victim and …

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    10 Sep 15