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    A St. James man is facing charges after police say he threatened a co-worker with a knife. Thirty-eight-year-old Gilbert Rodriguez Acevedo was charged Monday in Watonwan District Court with felony second-degree assault, felony threats of …

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    30 Jun 16
  • criminal charges

    Charges have been dropped against three Sleepy Eye men who were charged in March for sexual assault in Sleepy Eye. Thirty-four-year-old Roger Lee Martinez, 44-year-old Ruben Garcia Astorga and 29-year-old John Austin Fields were charged …

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    30 Jun 16
  • Sleepy Eye Chamber

    Written by Terri Melheim The Sleepy Eye Board of Directors held a celebration Tuesday afternoon for outgoing Chamber Director Trista Barka and incoming Chamber Director Christina Andres. Barka has been the director for the past …

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    30 Jun 16
  • Kendra Parks

    Kendra Parks was named the winner of the Springfield Sings event held as part of the Riverside Days festivities. Parks is the daughter of Angel Clemon and Scott Rummel. She sang “Lost Boy” a capella …

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    30 Jun 16
  • criminal charges

    A 17-year-old Springfield man pleaded guilty to felony criminal sexual conduct, felony use of a minor in a pornographic image and two counts of gross misdemeanor fifth-degree criminal sexual conduct Tuesday in Brown County District …

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    29 Jun 16
  • Fort Ridgely State Park

    Written by Terri Melheim The Nicollet County Board, Friends of Fort Ridgely and supporters  and representatives of the Department of Natural Resources gathered Tuesday morning to hear the future of Fort Ridgely State Park Golf …

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    29 Jun 16
  • St Peter

    The St. Peter City Council approved the creation of a trail around Hallet’s Pond and will cost less than $5,000. There has been an existing walking trail around the pond, but the project is part …

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    29 Jun 16
  • murder-investigation

    Authorities have identified the man whose b ody was found on the outskirts of Owatonna. The Steele County Sheriff’s Office identifies the man as 22-year-old Richard William Jurgensen of Medford. Authorities are investigating the death …

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    29 Jun 16