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  • ThinIce

    A juvenile from Lafayette was hospitalized Friday night after his car broke through the ice on Lake Hanska. It happened at around 11:40pm. The juvenile had driven his car onto the lake from the landing …

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    26 Jan 13
  • ArlingtonWaterTower

    The Arlington City Council has hired an interim administrator for the community in reaction to the upcoming resignation of Arlington Administrator Matt Jaunich. Cynthia Smith-Strack will serve as interim administrator following Jaunich’s departure from the …

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    26 Jan 13
  • SibleyEast

    The application period in the search for a new superintendent for the Sibley East School District is now closed, and a total of 20 candidates have applied for the position. Retired Sibley East Superintendent John …

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    26 Jan 13
  • Winterfest2013

    The City of St. Peter’s 2-week-long celebration of the season – Winterfest – is now underway. St. Peter Community Development Director Russ Wille says that many popular Winterfest events are returning this year, including the …

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    26 Jan 13
  • Firefighters

    A Redwood Falls apartment complex was evacuated Thursday evening after a fire broke out. Fire crews were called out to Lakeside Manor on Minnesota Street in Redwood Falls at just before 7pm Thursday, and when …

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    25 Jan 13
  • Fire

    The Lake Crystal Fire Department was called out to a storage shed fire about 6 miles southeast of the town Thursday afternoon. The structure was fully engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived on the scene …

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    25 Jan 13
  • BurtonEwing1

    A Minnesota Security Hospital patient charged with attempted murder made his first appearance in court Thursday. 49-year-old Burton James Ewing Jr was out on a day pass from the St. Peter facility last May when …

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    25 Jan 13
  • ChadGulbertson

    An Albert Lea man convicted of killing his ex-girlfriend with a hammer wants his first-degree murder conviction thrown out. Chad Gulbertson was sentenced to life in prison in April 2010, after a jury found him …

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    25 Jan 13