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  • Scam Alert

    When a man approached Bill and Judy Kuefner of St. James about paving their driveway with left-over supplies for $11 per yard, they thought it seemed like a pretty good price. After they were handed …

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    12 Sep 15
  • B25 bomber

    The Lion’s Club of New Ulm is hosting their annual Fly-In Breakfast Sunday at the municipal airport with a special appearance by the World War II Bomber Miss Mitchell. The B-25 gained fame from the …

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    12 Sep 15
  • sweetcorn

    If you like sweet corn, get ready to enjoy more of it. The USDA says Minnesota is expected to produce 11 percent more sweet corn than a year ago. That’s because state farmers planted 5,000 …

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    12 Sep 15
  • Sleepy Eye School

    For the third year in a row Sleepy Eye Elementary School has been designated as a Reward School by the Minnesota Department of Education based on results from the Multiple Measurement Ratings. MDE evaluates a …

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    12 Sep 15
  • LakeCrystal

    A Lake Crystal man who helped clean up algae blooms in Crystal Lake has been named the Blue Earth County 2015 Conservationist of the Year. Mike Roll has been recognized for his work as president …

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    12 Sep 15
  • Bail

    Bail has been set at $750,000 for Montevideo murder suspect Michael Grussing. The 54-year-old is charged with second-degree murder and running from police after investigators say he stabbed his roommate, 44-year-old Kevin Richardson to death …

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    11 Sep 15
  • murder trial

    Brown County District Court Judge Robert Docherty has ruled that charges should not be thrown out for a Springfield man accused of murdering his girlfriend due to a delay in convening a grand jury. Twenty-seven-year-old …

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    11 Sep 15
  • winnebago

    Less than six months after the Blue Earth Area School Board voted to close the doors on the school in Winnebago, a new school has moved in. Genesis Classical Academy held a ribbon cutting ceremony …

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    11 Sep 15