Local News
  • Ambulance

    Authorities are investigating the death of two people found in a Good Thunder home Friday morning. According to the Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office, dispatch received a 911 call from a family member reporting two …

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    30 Jan 16
  • arrestw

    Two North Mankato men who began were acting suspicious at the New Ulm Walmart are facing drug charges.  According to court documents, New Ulm Police were called to Walmart around 9:30 a.m. Thursday for a …

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    30 Jan 16
  • Drug bust

    A Franklin man was arrested and charged after an investigation of the Brown-Lyon-Redwood-Renville Drug Task Force. When the task force executed a search warrant on the property of 49-year-old Bruce Risen he told deputies that …

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    30 Jan 16
  • Sibley East School

    Three more candidates have filed for the Sibley East Board of Education making six candidates for one seat. Michael Christenson of Arlington, Erica Mendez and Nathan Kranz both of Gaylord filed this week for the …

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    30 Jan 16
  • courtw

    A Meeker County Deputy charged with stealing drugs from a drug drop-off box and toys from a Christmas toy drive had his first court appearance Thursday. Thirty-three-year-old Travis Sebring of Grove City was officially charged …

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    29 Jan 16
  • arrestw

    A St. James man is facing several felony charges after threatening workers at the Watonwan County Human Services building and a sheriff’s deputy. Fifty-four-year-old Douglas Gratz was drunk when he went into the county Human …

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    29 Jan 16
  • mosquito

    In May 2015 the Pan American Health Organization issued an alert regarding the first confirmed Zika virus infection in Brazil. Currently, outbreaks are occurring in many countries. The Zika virus will continue to spread and …

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    29 Jan 16
  • Highway 169 sign

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation has been looking at ways to reduce congestion and improve mobility along the Highway 169 corridor. One way to do that would be at the possibility of connecting Mankato to …

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    29 Jan 16