Local News
  • Veteran

    The dedication of the new Sleepy Eye Veterans’ Park is taking place tonight.  Economic Development Coordinator for Sleepy Eye Kurk Kramer says the event starts at 7 with the honor guard marching from the Servicemen’s …

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    04 Jul 14
  • Fire

    A fire early Thursday morning in Waterville has destroyed an historic building.  Crews from eight different cities were called out around 6:30 am as the Rogers Building which was built in the late 1800s was …

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    03 Jul 14
  • Detour

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced that Highway 93 from 169 to Le Sueur opened at 3 Wednesday afternoon, however they do remind motorists travelling this holiday weekend to use extra caution when driving through …

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    03 Jul 14
  • NUSeal

    The New Ulm City Council declared a State of Emergency due to the flooding during their meeting Tuesday evening.  Two major projects were identified by city staff – repairing the failed storm sewer infrastructure on …

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    02 Jul 14
  • Highway14Sign

    The U.S Highway 14 Partnership has learned that $1.5 million of $6.5 million appropriated for the Corridors of Commerce Program will be used to purchase Highway 14 right of way between Owatonna and Dodge Center.  …

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    01 Jul 14
  • AndrewDikken2

    Andrew Dikken will spend the rest of his life in prison.  Dikken pled guilty to premeditated first-degree murder Monday morning in Chippewa County Court and was sentenced to life in prison without parole.  Dikken was …

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    01 Jul 14
  • Roadwork

    The start date for a road construction project in the Gaylord area has been pushed back a week.  Motorists driving highways 5, 19 and 22 will encounter detours as crews begin the first state of …

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    30 Jun 14
  • CrimeScene

    A man was arrested after an incident Sunday morning in Sleepy Eye in which a knife was involved.  Authorities say they were called to a disturbance in the area of Willow Street and Second Avenue …

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    30 Jun 14