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  • State security hospital

    The Minnesota Department of Human Services is contesting citations it received earlier this month for workplace violations at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter.  The state office of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration …

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    02 Jan 16
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    A Henderson man accused of criminal vehicular homicide in a crash in 2014 will stand trial on all counts.  Joshua Krueger has been charged with three counts of criminal vehicular homicide, two counts of third-degree …

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    02 Jan 16
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    The medical examiner’s report says a New Ulm teenager who was found dead in a field west of Mankato on November 4th died from suffocation. Sixteen-year-old Hannah Oliva was found face down in a Judson …

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    31 Dec 15
  • turn in poachers

    A tip on Turn-in-Poachers led to the arrest of an Amboy man Sunday. The tipster reported that 33-year-old Zachary Hugh Ertman had shot a deer with a firearm while the season was closed. According to …

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    31 Dec 15
  • sex-offenders

    Mankato police have issued a warrant for a convicted sex offender after they say he failed to notify them of a new address. According to the criminal complaint, an officer went to Jalen Tyrice Dorsey’s …

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    31 Dec 15
  • alcohol poisoning

    The number of people dying from alcohol intake is on the rise. It’s the highest number of deaths officials have seen in the last 35 years. Drug and alcohol expert Carol Falkowski says this isn’t …

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    31 Dec 15
  • St. James Schools

    Several years ago Northside Elementary in St. James was struggling so much the state’s education department stepped in and handed out SIG funding and insisted the district change the way they were doing business. Since …

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    31 Dec 15
  • Fire department

    The Sleepy Eye Fire Department was on the scene of a machine shed fire in Albin Township Monday night for nearly four hours. Eighty-three-year-old Dean Bernloehr lost four tractors and a payloader in the fire …

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    30 Dec 15