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  • Agriculture

    The Minnesota House of Representatives approved the Agriculture Finance Conference Committee Report Saturday. This bill contains language written in partnership with the Dayton administration, and represents a “meet in the middle” compromise. The agreement combines …

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    22 May 17
  • Dahms, Torkelson

    State Senator Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls and State Representative Paul Torkelson of Hanska will be holding joint Town Hall meetings on Wednesday. The pair will be in Sleepy Eye at the Brown County REA …

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    22 May 17
  • PrincessCrown

    The 12 young women who will compete for the title of Minnesota’s 64th Princess Kay of the Milky Way have been named. The announcement came after a weekend leadership workshop held at the College of …

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    22 May 17
  • Sleepy Eye image

    The Sleepy Eye City Council will seek additional legal counsel to continue an investigation into allegations that a first-term councilor has created a hostile work environment. Council member Larry Braun has been under investigation since …

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    19 May 17
  • Jennifer Gieseke

    A New Ulm woman convicted of stealing $135,000 from her New Ulm employer was sentenced Thursday for two counts of felony theft. Forty-year-old Jennifer Sue Gieseke of New Ulm is ordered by the court to …

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    19 May 17
  • jail cell

    A Level 3 sex offender who is supposed to be living in rural Le Sueur County is back behind bars. The Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office says on May 10th, 35-year-old Brian Joseph Miller had …

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    19 May 17
  • New Ulm Middle School

    The New Ulm Middle School investigated reports Thursday that a group of students made comments about shooting teachers in their classroom. School Resource Officer Michael Brehmer and Middle School Principal Michelle Miller investigated the incident. …

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    19 May 17
  • whitetail deer1

    A confused white-tail deer that wandered into a Minnesota Walmart store found himself tackled to the ground after running into a customer. Shoppers at the Wadena Walmart speculated that the young deer wandered into the …

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    19 May 17