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  • SleepyEyeCityCouncil

    A new Sleepy Eye councilor has been appointed to fill a vacant seat.  By a unanimous vote Tuesday evening, the council appointed Lori Hirschboeck to fill a seat vacated by the late Judy Beech.  Hirschboeck …

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    15 Oct 15
  • State security hospital

    A man being held at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter has been charged after allegedly assaulting a staff member.  Tyrone Ward, Jr. was receiving an injection when blood came out of the needle …

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    15 Oct 15
  • FallColors

    Minnesota’s Cold Weather Rule takes effect today (Thursday) which prevents a homeowner’s utility service from being shut off as long as they work out a payment plan with their gas or electric supplier.  State Commerce …

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    15 Oct 15
  • Police lights

    Two people were injured Thursday afternoon when a combine and pickup collided on Highway 14 just east of Brown County Road 1 near Springfield.  The Minnesota State Patrol says a 2007 Dodge Ram pickup driven …

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    15 Oct 15
  • arrestw

    Four men have been charged in a prostitution sting in New Ulm this past weekend.  Sambo Min of Bothell, Washington, Sasenarine Ghamandy of Prior Lake, Mario Arroyo, Jr. of LeCenter and John Douchette of Madelia …

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    15 Oct 15
  • Police car chase

    Two people were arrested Friday evening after taking police on a high-speed chase. Thirty-four-year-old Bounkieng Sinthavong of Olivia is charged with one count of being a felon in possession of a firearm, two counts of …

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    14 Oct 15
  • Police lights

    A Hutchinson man has been charged with stalking a child. According to authorities, 37-year-old Jason Lee Field has been charged with felony aggravated stalking after he allegedly followed an 11-year-old Hutchinson girl. According to the …

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    14 Oct 15
  • death_investigationw

    Charges are being brought against a man for a child’s death who listed his former address as New Ulm. According to Becker County Sheriff’s authorities, formal charges against Sterling Anderson are pending further review in …

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    14 Oct 15