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  • Le Sueur River

    A Utah State professor and researcher will discuss a study he’s led on the Le Sueur River during an upcoming meeting in Pemberton. Professor Patrick Belmont has found the watersheds are impaired by excess sediment …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Browncohabitat-logo2

    Brown County Habitat for Humanity is seeking applicants in New Ulm, Sleepy Eye, Springfield and Comfrey it it’s a Brush with Kindness program. A Brush with Kindness provides painting, landscaping , weatherization and minor exterior …

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    25 Jun 15
  • Firefighters

    Five Mankato firefighters were honored by the city council Monday for their heroic efforts at locating victims in burning buildings and carrying them to safety. Bill Reiniger, Brandt Brelje, Ryan Fitzgerald, Jason Zuehlke and Kyle …

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    24 Jun 15
  • e_cigarettes

    American Lung Association representative Ann Christensen, Dr. Ann Vogel and Brown County Public Health Director Karen Moritz presented information about e-cigarettes for county commissioners Tuesday. State and national data show an increase in the use …

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    24 Jun 15
  • FarmersMarket

    It’s strawberry season in Minnesota. Pick-your-own patches are open in parts of Minnesota and local strawberries are showing up in farmer’s markets. Paul Hugunin of the Minnesota Grown program at the Minnesota Department of Agriculture …

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    24 Jun 15
  • Mayo Clinic Health Systems

    A Watonwan county hospital has been recognized nationally. Mayo Clinic Health Systems in St. James is ranked in the top 100 critical access hospitals in the country. The rating includes the nation’s 1300 critical access …

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    24 Jun 15
  • fair food

    The Minnesota State Fair is out with their list of new foods. Spokeswoman Brienna Schutte says they’ve added 40 new foods and 11 new frozen treats to the 2015 menu at the Great Minnesota Get …

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    24 Jun 15
  • KNUJ-FM

    SAM 107.3 will celebrate 20 years of service Tuesday with a program, refreshments and door prizes. The event takes place at the SAM studio in Sleepy Eye beginning at 3 p.m. A short program will …

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    23 Jun 15