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  • BO student sit in

    Butterfield-Odin students staged an all-day sit-in Thursday in the gym protesting the school board’s decision to remove their superintendent. Later that evening, students parents and community members packed a school board meeting to offer emotional …

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    22 Jan 16
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    A former New Ulm Bishop is leaving a Battle Creek Michigan parish after some members of the diocese became angered when they learned he led a Minnesota archdiocese during a clergy sex abuse scandal. Pastor …

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    22 Jan 16
  • Bow hunter

    This past autumn Redwood Falls held the first of what is anticipated to be an annual archery deer hunt. Archery hunt coordinator Paul Parsons gave his report to the Redwood Falls City Council recently about …

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    22 Jan 16
  • Give kids a smile

    The Minnesota Dental Association’s annual “Give Kids a Smile” event is coming up and appointments are still being accepted. Dr. Teresa Fong with Metropolitan Pediatric Dental says there is a need for free care because …

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    22 Jan 16
  • Kiwanis Holiday Lights

    The Kiwanis Holiday Lights Board of Directors says $60,000 dollars will be donated to nonprofits that assisted with the 2015 event. The Kiwanis Holiday Lights was completely volunteer driven and last 35 nights with 150 …

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    22 Jan 16
  • Courtland House fire

    The Courtland Fire Chief and the state fire marshall have determined that the cause of a house fire in Courtland Tuesday started from multiple space heaters plugged into the same circuit. This caused wiring in …

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    21 Jan 16
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    A Lake Crystal man is charged with multiple burglary counts after police responded to a call of a burglary and assault at a house in St. Peter. Three men entered the house around 1:30 a.m. …

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    21 Jan 16
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    A St. James man who threatened two people with a machete in August was sentenced to seven years of probation. Eighteen-year-old Leonardo Lopez was sentenced to one year and nine months in state prison but …

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    21 Jan 16