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  • JeffreyOlson1

    The superintendent of St. Peter Public Schools was honored by Minnesota State University in Mankato over the weekend. St. Peter Superintendent Jeff Olson was presented the MSU Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award for his work with …

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    30 Apr 13
  • NordicStormRobotics

    The St. Peter High School “Nordic Storm” robotics team was presented a prestigious award at a national competition over the weekend. The 25-student team constructed its own 120-pound robot for the competition, which this year …

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    30 Apr 13
  • MotorcycleCrash

    A Mountain Lake man was seriously injured in a motorcycle accident on Highway 4 in Brown County Saturday night. 52-year-old Michael Peters was driving a 2007 Yamaha southbound on Highway 4 near the Watonwan County …

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    29 Apr 13
  • Crash

    Two people were hurt in a crash in New Ulm Saturday morning. It happened at just after 10am at the intersection of Highway 14 and Jacobs Street on the west end of the community. A …

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    29 Apr 13
  • Train

    A Union Pacific train derailed in the City of Blue Earth late Sunday afternoon. Piles of corn were spilled onto the ground after the 10 grain cars tipped over while travelling through the community. The …

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    29 Apr 13
  • MnDotLogo

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation is observing Worker Memorial Day today (MON) and honoring those who have died on road construction projects. Since 1960, a total of 33 Mn/DOT employees and 16 contractors have been …

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    29 Apr 13
  • FFA

    The Minnesota State FFA Convention is underway in Minneapolis, and the annual FFA Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony is taking place this (MON) evening. The Minnesota FFA Foundation’s Honors Reception and Annual Awards Night is …

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    29 Apr 13
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross Bloodmobile is making stops in 4 local-area communities this week. The need for blood is constant, and all blood types are needed, especially O-Negative, B-Negative, and A-Negative. The Bloodmobile will be …

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    29 Apr 13