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  • Highway projects In Brown County

    Brown County roads 13 and 29 will be “Closed To Thru Traffic” for the next few weeks. Projects on these roads include milling, cold-in-place-recycle and bituminous overlay. They will take place on County Road 13 …

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    29 Jul 14
  • Glencoe Lions Club Music in The Park

    The Gelncoe Lions Club will have “Music in The Park” tomorrow (WED) at Oak Leaf Park, Shelter #2. There will be Free Live Music performed by Jack Noenning and the Community Strings from 6:30 to …

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    29 Jul 14
  • 1406566044000-Tyler-Caputo-murder-mug-shot

    After missing his hearing on Friday in his third degree murder case, Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Department reported that Tyler Caputo was taken into custody in the state of Illinois Monday morning.  Caputo is charged …

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    29 Jul 14
  • Speeding

    Starting August 1st, motorists who speed through a work zone and get caught will be fined 300 dollars.  The goal is increased worker safety and surveys have shown the signs that say “fines double in …

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    28 Jul 14
  • Butterfield

    The Watonwan County Sheriff’s Office long with Butterfield First Responders and Mountain Lake Ambulance responded to a call Friday, about an unresponsive newborn in Butterfield. The newborn was pronounced dead at the scene by the …

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    28 Jul 14
  • RobertShoemaker

    A St. Peter Public Schools teacher accused of assaulting a student made an appearance in court Thursday, and the judge rejected a request to suppress a statement the teacher allegedly made in connection with the …

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    25 Jul 14
  • Roundabout

    The new roundabout intersection for Highway 22 and Adams Street in Mankato is scheduled to be opened to traffic this (FRI) evening. The roundabout will be open for east-west and northbound traffic, allowing easier access …

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    25 Jul 14
  • SeniorCitizens

    The Watonwan County Fair wrapped up on Sunday with an awards ceremony. The 2014 Senior Volunteer of the Year awards were given to St. James residents Albert “Sonny” Prahl and Eunice Arnold for the many …

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    25 Jul 14