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  • 4H

    Nicollet County will have a new 4-H coordinator in the near future. Current County 4-H Program Coordinator Kathy Herberg recently submitted her resignation in order to take another position. That resignation is effective as of …

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    30 Mar 12
  • Burglars

    The Brown County Sheriff’s Office is asking residents to be alert after a rash of burglaries around the county recently. At least 10 incidents have been reported over the past month on rural Brown County …

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    29 Mar 12
  • Crops

    A new report finds Minnesota farmers enjoyed record profits last year. The survey of nearly 2,400 Minnesota farms finds median net farm income reached a record $123,000 last year, up 1%. Higher grain prices and …

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    29 Mar 12
  • Dollars

    Minnesota Senate Republicans on Wednesday unveiled a $496-million Bonding Bill for building and infrastructure projects around the state. The Senate’s bonding proposal is considerably smaller than Governor Dayton’s $775-million proposal, but only a few million …

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    29 Mar 12
  • NielsenOve

    A St. Peter man wanted by police after allegedly kidnapping and assaulting his girlfriend turned himself in on Tuesday. A warrant was issued for the arrest of 28-year-old Nielsen Francis Ove after the woman called …

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    29 Mar 12
  • POYWinter2012

    The 50th annual Player of the Year Banquet was held Tuesday evening at the New Ulm Holiday Inn. A total of 46 area athletes were honored during the banquet, and past players of the year …

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    28 Mar 12
  • RenvilleSibleyFiber

    The Sibley County Board Tuesday morning spent nearly an hour discussing the Renville-Sibley Fiber project. The initiative would bring fiber optic broadband internet services to the cities and rural areas of Renville and Sibley Counties. …

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    28 Mar 12
  • StPeterStateHospital

    A state agency has forced out the head of the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter. The Minnesota Department of Human Services said Tuesday that David Proffitt has resigned as director of the state’s largest …

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    28 Mar 12