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    A 40-year-old female from Faribault was killed Friday when the vehicle she was driving rolled over on Highway 60 near Madison Lake. The state patrol says the crash was reported just before 9 Friday morning. …

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    27 Feb 16
  • sentencing

    A Courtland man who led police on a car chase through Sleepy Eye in September was sentenced Monday in Brown County District Court. Twenty-three-year-old Matthew Luepke was sentenced on felony fleeing police in a motor …

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    27 Feb 16
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    Cottonwood County, like many other counties in our region, is feeling the squeez of daycare shortages. Some cities in the county, like Mountain Lake and Windom, are offering residents incentives for opening a daycare. Those …

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    27 Feb 16
  • La Salle bank front

    Citizen’s Bank of Minnesota has pledged to help one of their own. Madelia Fire Chief Mark Den is also the Citizen’s Bank branch manager in La Salle. The bank says it will donate more than …

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    27 Feb 16
  • LCWM Elementary School

    Mayo Clinic Health System is donating $2,000 dollars to the Lake Crystal Welcome Memorial Elementary School for their rock-climbing wall. The gift is part of a fundraiser aimed to raise $9,000 dollars for wall. The …

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    27 Feb 16
  • criminal charges

    A Balaton man who allegedly played a role in the death of Jim and Cathy Hively is planning on pleading guilty. In April 2015 Derek Hexum and Theodore Como were involved in the murder of …

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    26 Feb 16
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    The criminal case against a former Meeker County Sheriff’s Deputy has been delayed while he seeks treatment. Thirty-three-year-old Travis Sebring of Grove City was granted a delay February 8 in Meeker County District Court so …

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    26 Feb 16
  • GaylordWaterTower

    An ordinance amending the Gaylord City Code regarding winter parking restrictions will go into effect April 2. The amendment is a compromise reached between the city council and residents who petitioned for a change. The …

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    26 Feb 16