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  • Thunderstorm

    The storms that swept across southern and central Minnesota on Sunday dumped heavy rain and hail, but caused no major damage. The National Weather Service says two tornadoes were spotted Sunday in McLeod County, including …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Fugitive

    A wanted fugitive from Henderson has been arrested in western Nebraska. Authorities say that 44-year-old Michael Ray Rannow was taken from his van in a parking lot just south of Interstate 80 in North Platte …

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    16 Apr 12
  • Fatal

    Authorities have released the name of the person who died following a car accident on Highway 169 in Blue Earth County Thursday morning. 56-year-old William Arneman of St. Peter was driving a 2003 Buick Park …

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    13 Apr 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday continued to make cuts to the district’s faculty in an effort to balance the budget. Last month the school board approved more than $1.1-million worth of …

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    13 Apr 12
  • PostalProtest

    Protesters gathered outside Senator Al Franken’s office in downtown St. Peter on Thursday to show their opposition to a new Postal Reform Bill. The proposed legislation would eliminate Saturday mail delivery, close mail processing facilities, …

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    13 Apr 12
  • DelbertHuber

    A court hearing scheduled for Thursday in the case of an 81-year-old man charged with murder was canceled. Delbert Edwin Huber of Paynesville has been indicted on 1st-degree murder charges for allegedly shooting and killing …

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    13 Apr 12
  • DarekNelson

    A mental health evaluation to determine whether a Montevideo man charged with murder is competent to stand trial has been completed. 24-year-old Darek Jon Nelson has been charged with 2nd-degree murder with intent, 1st-degree manslaughter, …

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    13 Apr 12
  • SleepyEyeSchool

    The Sleepy Eye School Board unanimously approved a new 3-year Flexible Learning Year Proposal this week, as well as a motion to remain in the Flexible Learning Year Consortium. Flexible Learning Year schools start the …

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    12 Apr 12