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  • theft

    An employee of New Ulm Advanced Auto Parts was charged Monday with two counts of felony theft after police say he made false returns and took the cash. Twenty-six-year-old Brody Conklin of New Ulm made …

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    09 Dec 15
  • State security hospital

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has fined the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter $63,000 for failing to properly protect staff from workplace violence. The citation was issued Friday and listed nine dates between …

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    09 Dec 15
  • Sibley East School

    The Gaylord City Council approved the purchase of land to extend Harvey Drive in Gaylord at a recent meeting. The purchase will also allow Sibley East Schools to build a new elementary school. A total …

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    09 Dec 15
  • Kiwanis Holiday Lights

    A new event will be featured at the Kiwanis Holiday Lights next week in Mankato’s Sibley Park. Adam Schollijegerdes and Joe Christenson are award winning sculptors who will create a lighted “Old Man Winter” sculpture. …

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    09 Dec 15
  • Hometown Hero TJ Brown

    Hometown Hero for the month of December is a Springfield teacher who won a national award for his work in the high school agricultural program. Springfield Ag Instructor T.J. Brown received the National Outstanding Agriculture …

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    09 Dec 15
  • Miguel Vasquez

    A Springfield man accused of killing his girlfriend in September 2014 was in court Monday morning for a competency hearing. A psychologist for the defense team is attempting to prove that Miguel Vasquez has amnesia …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Gwen Butcher Hutchinson

    A conference to discuss the charges against a rural Hutchinson woman who has been accused of aiding Robert Nuttall in the murder of an Annandale man is scheduled for this month. A settlement conference has …

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    08 Dec 15
  • Sibley County

    The Sibley County Commissioners gave the approval to develop a Sibley County Leadership Program through the University of Minnesota Extension Service. Commissioners agreed to sponsor the program for the first 3 years contributing $15,000 annually. …

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    08 Dec 15