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  • Fire

    A home near Kasota was destroyed by a fire Thursday afternoon. The fire engulfing the residence on East Pearl Street just east of Kasota off Highway 22 was reported at just before 3pm, and dozens …

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    01 Feb 13
  • Scam

    The Brown County Sheriff’s Office has issued a warning on a scam reported Thursday. A resident of Brown County says that she received a phone call from someone claiming that her grandchild was in trouble …

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    01 Feb 13
  • Flu2

    Health officials say the worst of the flu season appears to be over in Minnesota. The number of flu-related hospitalizations and outbreaks has dropped for the third week in a row, leading officials to say …

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    01 Feb 13
  • SibleyEast

    The search for a new superintendent for the Sibley East School District continues, and the list of potential candidates for the job has now been narrowed down to 4 semi-finalists. Retired Sibley East Superintendent John …

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    01 Feb 13
  • SemiRollover

    A semi-truck was involved in a rollover accident on Highway 4 Wednesday morning. It happened at approximately 5:20am in Renville County. The State Patrol says that 41-year-old Scott Klehr of Paynesville was driving a Kenworth …

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    31 Jan 13
  • ThinIce

    The Brown County Sheriff’s Office has issued a thin ice warning for area lakes. Brown County Sheriff Rich Hoffmann would like to remind residents of the Brown County Ordinance regarding driving on lakes that have …

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    31 Jan 13
  • NorovirusSufferer

    There’s a new strain of an intestinal bug making Minnesotans sick. The new strain of norovirus is called the Sydney Strain, and has arrived in Minnesota. Health officials say norovirus is unpleasant and can be …

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    31 Jan 13
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    The GFW School Board approved a settlement this week in a lawsuit involving issues with the boiler at the district’s Gibbon campus. The settlement calls for MLA Architects and engineering firm Dolejs Associates to pay …

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    31 Jan 13