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  • Former new ulm middle school

    The former New Ulm Middle School that is currently the home of State Street Theater will also soon be home to  55 apartments. Minnesota’s Housing Board of Directors approved the project’s funding Thursday. The project …

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    21 Oct 17
  • Fairmont

    Profinium Bank of Fairmont has donated money to fund three local inclusive playgrounds. In Fairmont, the Adventure Playground will be located at Gmosrud Park. The playground will provide accessibility with smooth surfacing and elevated ramps …

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    21 Oct 17
  • motorcyclecrash

    A Belle Plaine man received life-threatening injuries in a crash at the intersection of Highway 169 and Scott County Road 59 Sunday afternoon. The state patrol says 40-year-old Christopher Allen St. Martin was on a …

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    20 Oct 17
  • Le Sueur

    The Le Sueur eggwash facility has been fined for wastewater violations. The facility washes freshly laid eggs and generations about 6,000 gallons of wastewater per day. The wastewater is applied to farmland through a spray …

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    20 Oct 17
  • Truman

    A crowd gathered recently at the Truman Cafe to listen to a presentation by Truman Public School Superintendent Dr. Virginia Dahlstrom regarding the upcoming November 7th vote to approve a request renewal of an existing …

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    20 Oct 17
  • Harvest

    Farmers made good progress this last week thanks to warm weather and dried out field conditions. Ag Expert Wayne Schoper says nearly all soybeans have dropped leaves and 45 percent of the crop is in …

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    20 Oct 17
  • Sleepy Eye Event Center

    Just a year after a ceremonial groundbreaking was held in Sleepy Eye at the future site of the Sleepy Eye Event Center, the city is holding an open house for the public to see the …

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    20 Oct 17
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    The Sleepy Eye Event Center will officially open this Saturday, October 21, 2017 at 7:00 pm. There will be a free event with music.

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    19 Oct 17