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  • CrimeScene2

    A standoff situation in Windom Tuesday ended with the arrest of a suspect on charges of making terroristic threats. Forty-four-year-old Michael Scott Thompson of Windom was transported to the Cottonwood County Jail where he will …

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    30 Sep 15
  • Highway 15 sign

    The reconstruction and resurfacing project with culvert replacement on Highway 15 from Winthrop to Brownton will be complete today (Wednesday). Minnesota Department of Transportation officials say the detour will be lifted and the road will …

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    30 Sep 15
  • MNSingsw

    The Second Annual Minnesota Sings competition took place Sunday in St. Paul. Fifty-two singers took their turn in front of professional judges. The third place winner was Shane Boehne who sang for Henderson and won …

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    30 Sep 15
  • Sleepy Eye School

    The U-S Secretary of Education announced the 2015 National Blue Ribbon Schools based on their overall academic excellence. Sleepy Eye Elementary School was one of 331 public and private schools nationwide that received this prestigious …

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    30 Sep 15
  • TrainCrossing

    A train collided with a semi hauling soybeans Monday afternoon near Madelia splitting the trailer in two, but leaving the driver unharmed. According to the Watonwan County Sheriff’s Office the accident occurred at the intersection …

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    29 Sep 15
  • GaylordWaterTower

    A drunk Gaylord man let himself into a house that wasn’t his and threw items in the house around before passing out. Gaylord police were called around 1:50 a.m. Friday morning to a home on …

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    29 Sep 15
  • St. Peter high school designw

    St. Peter city officials approved the historic shared land use around the new high school Monday night. Under the agreement, both the school district and city will develop sports field north of the new high …

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    29 Sep 15
  • Flu Shot

    More than 170 million doses of flu vaccine are expected to be given nationwide this year and Brown County Public Health Director Karin Moritz says getting the flu vaccine is the best way to protect …

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    29 Sep 15