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  • Fort Ridgley golf course

    The Friends of Fort Ridgley are holding a public meeting concerning the future of the golf course at Fort Ridgely State Park on Monday at the Fairfax City Auditorium. This comes on the heels of …

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    14 May 16
  • Legislative session

    Republicans and Democrats have spent much of the past year debating the best way to fund a proposed $6 billion transportation package over the next 10 years. The Democrats want a gas tax and Republicans …

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    12 May 16
  • Inn of Seven Gables

    The Sleepy Eye City Council approved a resolution Tuesday night to enter into an agreement with Ruhr Development Incorporated in ownership with the former Inn of Seven Gables hotel and a future event center connected …

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    12 May 16
  • shooting

    Carver County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to what they believe was an attempted murder near State Highway 7 on May 1. A 25-year-old woman reported that after a fight with her 36-year-old boyfriend from Apple Valley …

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    12 May 16
  • Fink and class

    A fourth grade teacher at Springfield Public School was recently named Teacher of the Year by the Springfield Education Association. Bob Fink says his key to success is building relationships with his students, having a …

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    12 May 16
  • Hotdish

    Minnesota lawmakers faced off on Wednesday not to debate laws and politics, but to see who can make the best hotdish. Al Franken hosted his 6th annual Best Hot Dish Casserole Competition. Franken and other …

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    12 May 16
  • Nicollet County

    The Nicollet County Commissioners have approved disciplinary action to demote a county social services supervisor to a social worker. Commissioners agreed that 22-year-employee Sue Surbus acted outside her powers in advocating for less restrictive placement …

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    11 May 16
  • prostitution

    A Sleepy Eye man has been charged in a 2015 prostitution sting. Fifty-three-year-old Steven Ross Kramer was charged Monday with misdemeanor prostitution patron. According to the criminal complaint the New Ulm Police Department and other …

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    11 May 16