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  • Courtland

    The Mayor of Courtland recently told members of the Courtland City Council that residents of the community complain too much. Mayor Al Poehler estimates the city received over 20 complaints in May. The problem stems …

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    15 Jun 18
  • BridgingBrownCountyw

    Bridging Brown County, a non-profit leadership organization, announces the appointment of its new director Ashley Aukes of New Ulm. Aukes is a Certified Public Communicator and has served as the communications specialist for Region Nine …

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    15 Jun 18
  • Sleepy Eye Medical Center

    The Sleepy Eye Area Chamber of Commerce recently recognized the Sleepy Eye Medical Center as the Business of the Year recipient. Chamber Director Chris Andres presented a plaque at the luncheon to honor employees of …

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    15 Jun 18
  • exhaust pipe incident

    The Minnesota woman who got her head stuck in a tailpipe at a country music festival in Winsted last weekend tells why she put her head in the tailpipe in the first place. 19-year-old Kaitlyn …

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    15 Jun 18
  • gas leak

    A severed natural gas line in an ally just off Belle Plaine’s Main Streets resulted in residents being evacuated from their apartments and required businesses to shut down early for the evening. People living in …

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    14 Jun 18
  • Mark Kober

    The Sleepy Eye City Council accepted a retirement letter from City Manager Mark Kober at Tuesday’s meeting. Kober says he plans to step down in early 2019, but gave written notice for the council to …

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    14 Jun 18
  • Fisher

    A Detroit Lakes 5-year-old boy has gashes on his face, not believed to be from a cat, but rather a raccoon or a fisher. Detroit Lakes  Police were called to the emergency room Friday after …

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    14 Jun 18
  • Yes logo

    The McKnight Foundation granted money to area Yes! Teams for projects that empower youth and make an impact in their school or community on climate change through hands-on projects. The Sleepy Eye Yes! Team was …

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    14 Jun 18