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  • SchoolThreat

    A 15-year-old Sleepy Eye student charged with felony terroristic threats is due in Brown County District Court today. The male juvenile was arrested last month after police were notified about shooting threats posted on a …

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    14 Jan 13
  • MNSecurityHospital

    State regulators who investigated the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter after two incidents on the same day last year found no indication the facility mishandled those incidents. One of those incidents was when a …

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    11 Jan 13
  • Eagle

    The District 88 Board of Education held its organizational meeting and study session Thursday evening. Newly-elected board members Sharon Gieseke, Jill Hulke and Matt Ringhofer took the oath of office. The board also re-elected Duane …

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    11 Jan 13
  • AllenQuist

    Retired St. Peter farmer Allen Quist easily won the Republican endorsement Thursday night for a special election to fill a vacant seat in the state House. Quist won with 85-percent of the vote over Le …

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    11 Jan 13
  • JamieDeree

    A Lake Crystal man faces multiple charges after allegedly attempting to flee from a state trooper over the weekend. The incident happened early Sunday morning near Madison Lake. 30-year-old Jamie Lee Deree allegedly hit speeds …

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    10 Jan 13
  • Burglar1

    Authorities in Redwood County are investigating a burglary at the Backroads Bar and Grill in the City of Clements. The break-in was reported Tuesday morning. Investigators reportedly found signs of forced entry into the building, …

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    10 Jan 13
  • TimStrand

    The mayor of St. Peter has announced that he will run for the District 19A Minnesota House seat vacated by Democrat Terry Morrow. Tim Strand is the 4th candidate to announce that he will seek …

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    10 Jan 13
  • TaxAbatement

    The Brown County Board on Tuesday unanimously denied an economic development tax abatement request for a new agriculture testing facility in New Ulm. Frontier Labs has proposed renovating and expanding a vacant building in the …

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    10 Jan 13