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  • Inn of Seven Gables

    Within the last year Sleepy Eye lost the operation of the INn of Seven Gables, the one hotel in town and the Orchid Inn, which was the only place in the community large enough to …

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    11 Feb 16
  • Madelia (1)

    As the fire investigation continues in downtown Madelia, financial support for business owners and employees continues to pour in. Southern Minnesota Initiative Foundation has secured more than $200,000 in corporate and individual donations including $100,000 …

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    11 Feb 16
  • Le Sueur

    After fielding a litany of complaints about unpleasant odors from Le Sueur residents, the city agreed recently to contract with a Twin Cities firm to test and monitor the odors to quantify what businesses create …

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    11 Feb 16
  • Crow Bar fire1

    Nicollet County Commissioners unanimously approved tax abatement for the Crow Bar in Courtland at Tuesday’s meeting. The Crow Bar abatement was requested by Public Service Manager J aci Kopet and includes a reduction of $150 …

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    11 Feb 16
  • Truman

    A Truman man is in Martin County Jail awaiting his February court appearance after being accused of attempted murder and attempted rape with a dangerous weapon. According to a criminal complaint filed in Martin County …

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    10 Feb 16
  • McLeod county sheriffs department

    A report clears a McLeod County Deputy of any wrongdoing in the fatal shooting of 49-year-old Luverne Roy Christensen in November. Hutchinson Police responded to a verbal disturbance and Christensen threatened officers before shooting an …

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    10 Feb 16
  • Brown County

    Brown County is one of many counties throughout the state that is seeing a shortage in daycare. Representatives from New Ulm, Sleepy Eye and Springfield formed the Day Care Crisis Committee and began meeting to …

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    10 Feb 16
  • The_Inn_of_Seven_Gables_Hotel

    Within the last year Sleepy Eye lost the operation of the Inn of Seven Gables, the one hotel in town and the Orchid Inn, the city’s former event center. A 15-person committee was formed to …

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    10 Feb 16