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  • Linda Bloom

    A Le Sueur County judge has granted a motion filed by the defense to move the trial of a Cleveland woman accused of plotting to kill her daughter’s ex-husband to another county. Defense attorney Scott …

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    29 Sep 16
  • GaylordWaterTower

    The demolition of the downtown Gaylord water tower is still not set. The 100-year-old tower was replaced a couple of years ago when the city built a larger water tower on the west side of …

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    29 Sep 16
  • Harvest

    It was a wet August and September continued that trend. Ag Expert Wayne Schoper says we will see corn coming out of the fields in the next few days fairly aggressively. Despite frustrations about not …

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    29 Sep 16
  • Road construction

    Farmers along Highway 14 who need to cross the construction project to harvest have expressed their concerns to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. After discussions with the contractor, two local road crossings will be open …

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    29 Sep 16
  • New Ulm Battery

    The Medal of Honor Convention Twin Cities is being held October 4-8. The Medal of Honor is the United States highest military honor, awarded for personal acts of valor above and beyond the call of …

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    29 Sep 16
  • State security hospital

    The St. Peter Security Hospital has come to a settlement agreement with the Occupational Safety and Health Administration with the largest fine ever assessed for labor violations. The hospital has agreed to pay $20,000 and …

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    28 Sep 16
  • Brown County

    The Brown County Board reviewed the Drug and Alcohol Abuse Evaluation System report for 2015 at Tuesday’s meeting. Family Services Director Tom Henderson says the reports are a cross section of Brown County residents who …

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    28 Sep 16
  • Blue Earth County

    The Blue Earth County Board has approved the preliminary tax levy of 8 percent above the 2016 certified levy for a total of 32,815,184. The board also approved a preliminary budget of 113,429,965. Commissioner’s set …

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    28 Sep 16