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  • SpringfieldSchool

    The Springfield School Board recently approved a resolution calling for a pair of levy referendum questions to be put before voters this November. The district will first be asking Springfield area residents to renew the …

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    11 Sep 13
  • Pheasant

    A long winter followed by a cold, wet spring has contributed to a significant decrease in Minnesota’s pheasant population. The Department of Natural Resources says Minnesota’s pheasant index declined 29% from 2012, reflecting trends seen …

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    11 Sep 13
  • HometownHeroSept2013

    KNUJ’s Hometown Heroes for the month of September are Richard and Nancy Helgeson of St. Peter. Both Helgesons volunteer much of their time to the St. Peter Area Food Shelf, with Nancy serving as director …

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    11 Sep 13
  • HomecomingCrowns

    The High School Homecoming season is underway, with 2 local area school districts celebrating this week. Comfrey High School held its Homecoming last week, and crowned Brianna Treml Homecoming Queen and Andrew Richter Homecoming King. …

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    11 Sep 13
  • CropDustingHelicopter

    The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating after a crop-dusting helicopter crashed near Arlington Friday morning. The Sibley County Sheriff’s office says that 28-year-old Daniel Lee of Belle Plaine was flying for Scott’s Helicopter Services of …

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    10 Sep 13
  • Crash

    A New Ulm woman was injured in a 3-vehicle collision in Mankato Monday morning. It happened at just before 8am on the Highway 169 ramp to Riverfront Drive. An Olds Alero driven by 18-year-old Emily …

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    10 Sep 13
  • BurtonEwing

    A man accused of trying to kill his mother at a Nicollet County Park last year was found guilty of attempted murder Monday in a trial that lasted just over an hour. 49-year-old Burton James …

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    10 Sep 13
  • PaulAlonzo

    A Level 3 Predatory Offender is moving to the City of Sleepy Eye later this month, and a Community Notification Meeting is taking place on Thursday. Authorities say that 22-year-old Paul Andrew Alonzo has a …

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    10 Sep 13