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  • BrownCounty

    Brown County employees held an Employee Recognition Tuesday night with dinner and an award ceremony at the New Ulm Community Center.  The Safety Award for 2014 was presented to the Public Health Department and accepted …

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    15 Apr 15
  • Turkey

    State officials continue tracking outbreaks of avian flu, reporting Tuesday they’ve found infections in eight more commercial turkey flocks, including the first-detected cases in Le Sueur, Swift and Redwood Counties.  Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson …

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    15 Apr 15
  • CrimeScene

    Carver County authorities continue to investigate an elderly man’s death over the weekend.  Deputies were called to the home of Earl Olander in San Fransisco Township Saturday evening after a relative asked for a welfare …

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    15 Apr 15
  • DogFood

    The Brown County Humane Society is holding their annual rummage/garage sale over the next two weekends.  Gerald Woodley says items can be dropped off today and tomorrow (Wednesday) between 4:30 – 7:30 at the Marktplatz …

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    14 Apr 15
  • RedwoodFalls

    The Redwood County Commissioners have approved a bid to install  video and audio technology  in the county government building that would record what was going on in the building.  The board approved a bid from …

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    14 Apr 15
  • TaxCollector

    There are a couple of deadlines coming up on Wednesday.  The tax filing deadline is Wednesday and Karen Connelly with the IRS  encourages filing electronically.  She also recommends double-checking your returns for errors before you …

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    14 Apr 15
  • winnebago

    The Blue Earth Area School Board voted to close the Winnebago Elementary School at their meeting Monday night by a 5 – 1 vote.  The school needs a $5-million in repairs and school officials say …

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    14 Apr 15
  • CrimeScene

    Investigators in Carver County continue to look into the suspicious death of a 90-year-old man found bound and beaten in his San Francisco Township home.  Sheriff Jim Olson says a relative found the man’s body …

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    14 Apr 15