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  • Bike Across Minnesota

    Bicycling Across Minnesota is a group of 275 bicyclists including the mayor from Mountain Lake Mike Nelson that rode from Waseca to Springfield and back on a four-day trip. The group began their trek from …

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    25 Aug 16
  • Redwood Valley High School

    The New Horizons Crisis Center in Redwood County received a $61,000 grant to fund programs aimed at raising awareness about sexual violence. The grant comes from the Minnesota Coalition Against Sexual Violence, a victim’s advocacy …

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    25 Aug 16
  • Allen Stoeckman

    After months of searching, the Butterfield-Odin School Board has picked a new interim Superintendent. At Monday’s meeting the board approved to offer a contract to Allen Stoeckman. The new interim superintendent began his duties Tuesday. …

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    24 Aug 16
  • Alcohol

    Results from recent compliance checks conducted in Renville County revealed that 92 percent of alcohol retailers refused to sell alcohol to someone under the age of 21. Renville County Sheriff Scott Hable says out of …

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    24 Aug 16
  • Fairmont

    On Monday, the Fairmont City council appointed a new mayor to fill the term left vacant by the death of Mayor Randy Quiring in July. Bob Wallace is a long-time fairmont businessman who will serve …

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    24 Aug 16
  • Highway 169 sign

    Partial relief is ahead. The detour for Highway 169 between Mankato and St. Peter will be removed around 9 a.m. Thursday morning. This means the outside lanes of Highway 169 will now carry one lane …

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    24 Aug 16
  • Babe Ruth photo

    The grandson of the boy peeking out from behind Bob Muesel in the famous Babe Ruth photo from his visit in 1922 is visiting Sleepy Eye Friday. The group of Sleepy Eye Babe Ruth enthusiasts …

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    24 Aug 16
  • theft

    A Bird Island ¬†woman who stole $1.7 million dollars from her employer over a stretch of 8 years was sentenced to more than three years in prison. Forty-eight-year-old Diane M. Eiler of Bird Island was …

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    23 Aug 16