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  • handcuffs

    A Winthrop man has been charged with two counts of criminal sexual conduct for allegedly raping a teenage girl numerous times over the past year. According to the criminal complaint, the first incident happened when …

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    23 Jul 16
  • theft

    The Lake Crystal Police, Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office and the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension are investigating the theft of a 2016 fifth wheel camper from Korbutz Campers. According to authorities the camper was …

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    23 Jul 16
  • car accident

    A two-vehicle accident on Highway 60 near Madelia Friday afternoon resulted in serious injuries for one driver. According to the state patrol, a Honda Civic driven by 19-year-old Nicolas Embertson was traveling east on Highway …

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    23 Jul 16
  • Lone Star BBQ

    Planning for a late September change-over, Lone Star BBQ in St. Peter is expected to become 3rd Street Tavern. The new owners, the Mankato Independents, purchased the restaurant and hotel from Tom and Mary Svendsen …

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    23 Jul 16
  • Ag educationw

    A Springfield Ag teacher has been chosen as a Community Service award winner through the Association for Career and Technical Education and will now advance to national competition in Las Vegas. The award recognizes individuals …

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    23 Jul 16
  • Le Sueur County

    A warrant has been issued for a Wisconsin man accused of swindling 9 Le Sueur and Le Center businesses out of nearly $4,000 after failing to print the companies’ ads. According to the criminal complaint, …

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    22 Jul 16
  • Sibley East School

    The Sibley East School Board held a special meeting July 12th in order to pass a resolution establishing the dates of candidacy. Three four-year terms will be up for election on the board including Brian …

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    22 Jul 16
  • Slow No Wake

    Because of the high water on the Fairmont Chain of Lakes and other lakes in Martin County, the “Slow No Wakes” that is in effect will stay in effect through the weekend. The Martin County …

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    22 Jul 16