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  • Arson

    A St. James man is scheduled to appear in court next week for setting dumpster fires in St. James. Eighteen-year-old Alex Melvin Luna was arrested for an unrelated incident earlier this month and then confessed …

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    15 May 15
  • MNDeptEdu

    Student testing will resume Friday after it was suspended over a hacking attempt. The state Department of Education said Thursday the computerized Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment that tests science proficiency will resume. The contractor of the …

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    15 May 15
  • st peter school district

    St. Peter Public Schools has selected a new principal. Assistant principal Annette Engeldinger will replace Paul Preimesberger who announced last month he would be resigning at the end of the school year. Engledinger will take …

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    15 May 15
  • May hometown hero Tom Frederick

    This month’s KNUJ Hometown Hero is Tom Frederick Jr. of Mankato. Tom volunteers countless hours to groups and committee promoting and improving his hometown. Over the last several years Tom’s efforts have helped dozens of …

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    15 May 15
  • carver county murder vergara benitez

    Two men are accused of murder in the death of an elderly man in his Carver County home last month. Thirty-five-year old Reino Godines Vergara has been charged with two counts of second-degree murder and …

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    14 May 15
  • Stabbing

    An 18-year-old St. James man was stabbed Wednesday afternoon and a suspect is wanted for questioning. When the St. James Police Department responded to a report of an assault at the corner of 1st Avenue …

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    14 May 15
  • MNDeptEdu

    Minnesota state student testing is suspended again for the second time in what is believed to be a sophisticated hacking event. The state Department of Education said Wednesday the department is temporarily halting the computerized …

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    14 May 15
  • DrugBustjpg

    The New Ulm Police Department together with the Brown, Lyon, Redwood, Renville Drug Task Force were led on a pursuit through Brown County during a drug arrest. Authorities say that Wednesday evening officers and the …

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    14 May 15