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  • St. James Schools

    Four St. James Northside Elementary students will perform next week at the White House in Washington, D.C. Northside Elementary School has participated in the nationwide program Turnaround Arts for the past two years. Three 5th …

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    20 May 16
  • New Ulm Area Catholic Schools

    A New Ulm Cathedral student brainstormed and planned and idea to help homeless youth. Fourteen-year-old Kayla Adema planned the event Race for the Reach and will donate all its proceeds to the drop-in center serving …

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    20 May 16
  • Sibley East Groundbreaking2

    Students, staff, school and city leaders and community members gathered Wednesday afternoon for a ground breaking ceremony for the construction and remodeling project on the Sibley East Middle School and High School. Construction officially begins …

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    19 May 16
  • Sleepy Eye School

    Sleepy Eye Public Schools was recognized today (Thursday) as the Business of the Year in Sleepy Eye. Superintendent John Cselovszki says the teachers, staff and students are proud to be part of this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity. …

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    19 May 16
  • Fort Ridgely State Park

    The Friends of Fort Ridgely met with officials from the Department of Natural Resources Wednesday afternoon and the DNR offered an agreement to keep the course open through September. Friends member Randy Krzmarzick of Sleepy …

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    19 May 16
  • Meeker County Sheriff

    The investigation into the murder-suicide of two Meeker County teenagers is continuing. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office believes the investigation will take several more weeks due to extensive lab work. Authorities believe 17-year-old David Lee …

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    18 May 16
  • Seven Mile Creek Park

    Seven Mile Creek Park between Mankato and St. Peter has closed this season due to flood mitigation construction work on Highway 169. But that hasn’t stopped people from trespessing in the closed part. The Nicollet …

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    18 May 16
  • Brown County Attorneys Office

    Brown County saw a spike in legal cases in 2015 prompting the county attorney to ask commissioners to hire additional staff. Attorney Chuck Hanson is Brown County’s first full-time county attorney, elected in 2015. As …

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    18 May 16