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  • Railroad crossing

    The Brown County Sheriff’s Department responded to the scene of a truck train accident in Cobden Friday morning. According to authorities a River Region semi truck driven by Patrick James Anerson of New Ulm failed …

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    17 Aug 15
  • motorcyclecrash

    A Butterfield man is recovering after hitting a deer with his motorcycle Friday evening. The accident occurred just before 5:30 Friday evening. According to the state patrol Tim Steinle of Butterfield was driving south on …

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    17 Aug 15
  • Historical-Society-3

    The Brown County Historical Society is commemorating the war of 1862 by hosting programs this week. The programs are free and are intended to help people understand the devastation to families and Native Americans in …

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    17 Aug 15
  • MN Sheriffs Association

    The Minnesota Sheriff’s Association is offering scholarships for students enrolled in a law-enforcement program. In order to qualify students must have completed at least one year of a two-year program or two years of a …

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    17 Aug 15
  • death-investigation

    An arrest has been made in a rural Franklin death investigation that began in June. Twenty-nine-year-old Dwayne A. Case of Morgan was arrested Friday and charged with intentional second degree murder. According to the criminal …

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    15 Aug 15
  • dui_charges

    A St. Peter man is charged with underage consumption in connection to a boating accident in Le Sueur County that injured a Mankato teen. The accident took place July 17th on German-Jefferson Lakes. Authorities say …

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    15 Aug 15
  • Shoplifting

    New Ulm Police responded to a possible theft at Walmart Wednesday and nabbed a couple from Rochester who had allegedly been shoplifting from Walmart’s across the region. According to authorities, a staff member witnessed 39-yeaer-old …

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    15 Aug 15
  • shooting

    No charges will be filed against a McLeod County deputy who shot a man outside of a Kwik Trip in Norwood Young America in April. Thirty-four-year-old Matthew Wyatt was trying to keep 23-year-old Michael Montgomery …

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    15 Aug 15