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    A state investigation has determined that there was maltreatment on the part of a group home care worker associated with the choking death of a client. The individual who died was a vulnerable adult living …

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    12 Apr 17
  • Eagle

    The eagle rescued from Minnesota River two months ago has had his release date delayed due to molting. The 4-year-old eagle has been recovering in the Raptor Center in St. Paul after he spent a …

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    12 Apr 17
  • Nicollet County Sheriffs office

    The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office has been awarded a grant for more than $25,000 to help with fraud investigations. The Nicollet County Board created a position for fraud investigator Jay Link who works in the …

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    12 Apr 17
  • Madelia

    Patients at Madelia Community Hospital and Clinic will soon benefit from access to the latest computer tomography diagnostic technology made possible through a grant from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust’s Rural …

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    12 Apr 17
  • child_neglect

    A Madelia woman who knew child abuse was happening in her home, but did not intervene has been charged with child endangerment and neglect. luis Pastana was charged with multiple crimes recently after a boy …

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    11 Apr 17
  • Fort Ridgley golf course

    The Fairfax City Council is expected to hear an update at today’s meeting on the progress of a 5-year contract with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources for the city to operate the golf course …

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    11 Apr 17
  • Bavarian Blast

    Plans for the 2017 Bavarian Blast are underway by the volunteer committee dedicated to hosting an authentic German American Music Festival in New Ulm. Bavarian Blast has always been held the third weekend in July, …

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    11 Apr 17
  • Allen Eskens

    A former criminal defense lawyer turned writer has won the 2017 Minnesota Book Award for best genre fiction. Allen Eskens received the honor for his book, “The Heavens May Fall” during ceremonies for the Friends …

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    11 Apr 17