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  • Meeker County Sheriff

    Meeker County authorities say a 17-year-old boy and a 15-year-old girl died of gunshot wounds at a Meeker County residence on Monday. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says deputies found the two dead on 340th …

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    02 Mar 16
  • Brown County Historical Society Museum

    The Brown County Board approved a contract Tuesday with Schwickert Tecta American of Mankato for the Brown County Museum slate roof repair and replacement project. In December The Brown County Historical Society was informed that …

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    02 Mar 16
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    The New Ulm City Council approved plans and specifications, ordered the advertisement of bids and set a bid opening date for the inclusive playground planned for Hermann Heights Park. The park will feature a poured-in-place …

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    02 Mar 16
  • Highway 169 sign

    Phase three of the Highway 169 Flood Mitigation project is underway on a 10-mile stretch between Mankato and St. Peter. According to St. Peter Community Development Director Russ Willie, full closure of Highway 169 is …

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    02 Mar 16
  • Miss Sleepy Eye candidates

    Seven candidates are vying for Miss Sleepy Eye who will be crowned in the next several weeks. Candidates include Taylor Pelzel, Alyssa Rubey, Lauren Laffen, Jeni Kotten, Kaitlyn Krzmarzick, Emily Reinarts and Josie Schieffert. The …

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    02 Mar 16
  • Pills

    An autopsy on 16-year-old New Ulm teen determined her cause of death was accidental after she took a large amount of an over-the-counter sleep aid with friends. Hannah Oliva collapsed alone in a field and …

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    01 Mar 16
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    The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office is investigating two bodies found in Harvey Township Monday afternoon. The sheriff’s office responded to a call that came in just after 2:30 p.m. Deputies found two deceased people at …

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    01 Mar 16
  • thin ice

    A 24-year-old Windom man fell through the ice on a lake in northern Minnesota. According to the Douglas County Sheriff’s Office Trevor Theesfeld went through the ice on his ATV on the west side of …

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    01 Mar 16