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  • CedrickInce

    The Minnesota Supreme Court has taken the unusual step of reversing the commitment of a former Belle Plaine man to the Minnesota Sex Offender Program and sent the case back to Sibley County Court for …

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    24 Apr 14
  • MaryFranson

    A state lawmaker is being sued for defamation by an ex-boyfriend whom she has accused of threatening and stalking her. The lawsuit by McLeod County Republican Party Chair Eric Harpel claims his reputation was ruined …

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    24 Apr 14
  • NicolletCounty

    The Nicollet County Board on Tuesday voted to restructure various county departments over the next two years. The Strategic Plan for major efficiency improvements was formulated following the retirement of Nicollet County Auditor/Treasurer Bridgette Kennedy …

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    24 Apr 14
  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board is scheduled to make a decision on calling a referendum election this summer during its meeting this (THU) evening. The referendum would call for a more-than $45-million bond …

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    24 Apr 14
  • MankatoDeadlyDrug

    A 17-year-old boy from Blue Earth has been charged with 3rd-degree murder in connection with the drug overdose death of a 17-year-old Mankato girl last month. Trace Hafner was also initially charged with 3rd-degree sale …

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    23 Apr 14
  • SuspiciousSUV

    The Springfield Police Department is investigating an incident of a suspicious person talking to a child Sunday afternoon. A report of a suspicious vehicle near County Road 5 and the railroad tracks in Springfield was …

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    23 Apr 14
  • Fire

    The Redwood Falls Fire Department was called out to a fire at home care equipment manufacturer Activeaid Tuesday morning. The fire on Tin Street in Redwood Falls was reported at around 10:30am, and when firefighters …

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    23 Apr 14
  • LooseMooseBurglarySuspect

    Authorities in Mankato are investigating a burglary at the Loose Moose Saloon and Conference Center that occurred Tuesday morning. An alarm was set off at the business at shortly before 7:30am, and the burglar apparently …

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    23 Apr 14