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  • SleepyEye

    Mountain Iron, Plainview, La Crescent, Sleepy Eye, and Two Harbors are the five safest cities in Minnesota, according to a report from SafeWise, a home security comparison website Rankings are based on FBI data on …

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    18 Nov 14
  • mcleodcounty

    A recount was held Monday in the McLeod County District 5 Commissioners race and the unofficial results show challenger Joe Nagel maintained his lead over incumbent Commissioner Jon Christensen for the position. Christensen requested the …

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    18 Nov 14
  • StJames

    A fund has been set up for a 19 year old woman and her baby who were critically injured in a mobile home fire on Thursday. Alexis Angel Liemthongsamout and her six month old baby …

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    17 Nov 14
  • mcleodcounty

    A recount will take place today in the McLeod County Commissioner District 5 election. Incumbent District 5 McLeod County Commsioner Jon Christensen was narrowly defeated by 34 votes by challenger Joe Nagel. Christensen requested a …

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    17 Nov 14
  • Highway169Sign

    State transporation officials plan to completely close Highway 169 to traffic between Mankato and St. Peter for six months in 2016. Local officials are worried about the impact on commuters and the safety implications of …

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    17 Nov 14
  • historicalsociety

    The Brown County Historical Society has received a generous donation of $36,212.10 from the estate of Betty J. Anderson. Museum board members first received word of the incoming donation in September in order to have …

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    17 Nov 14
  • GasPumps

    Drivers in the U.S should get used to paying less than three dollars for gasoline.  The Energy Department predicted this week the average price will be $2.94 a gallon in 2015.  However Triple-A Minnesota fuel …

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    15 Nov 14
  • Highway169Sign

    Highway 169 is now construction free after several months of detours and slowdowns.  MnDOT officials say traffic now moves uninhibited on 169 north of St. Peter.  Construction on the highway was done to maintain traffic …

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    15 Nov 14