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  • Gun

    Two juvenile males are in custody after allegedly robbing a Mankato pizza-delivery man at gunpoint Wednesday night. The robbery occurred at shortly after 10:30pm on East Plum Street in Mankato. The delivery person was apparently …

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    14 Mar 14
  • ChildAbuse

    A New Ulm man has been charged with felony malicious punishment of a child for allegedly being emotionally, verbally and physically abusive. 31-year-old Steven Zeitz has also been charged with domestic assault and contributing to …

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    14 Mar 14
  • CarbonMonoxide

    A church in St. James needed to be cleared out earlier this week after extremely high carbon monoxide levels were detected. An employee at the United Methodist Church had purchased a carbon monoxide detector for …

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    14 Mar 14
  • DaytonDisapproves

    Governor Dayton’s comment, that people who want medical marijuana can “go out in any city in Minnesota” and purchase it, is drawing sharp criticism at the State Capitol. Some lawmakers are calling Dayton’s comment “irresponsible” …

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    14 Mar 14
  • JulianneOrtman

      A local area lawmaker’s US Senate campaign has been accused of making “Robocalls” to activists within her party in violation of state law. Three complaints have been filed with the Office of the Minnesota …

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    14 Mar 14
  • Jobs

    Our state’s unemployment rate held steady in January at 4.7%, and Minnesota employers added 600 jobs. State Job Analyst Steve Hine says that leisure and hospitality led all sectors in January with 3,000 new jobs. …

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    14 Mar 14
  • StPatricksDay

    St. Patrick’s Day is this coming Monday, and several area communities will be celebrating over the next few days. Belle Plaine holds its annual festivities on Saturday. The day begins with a Noon Mass at …

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    14 Mar 14
  • ZachJunkermeier

    Authorities have released the name of the 18-year-old from Lake Lillian who was killed in an avalanche while snowmobiling in Montana. was buried under 6-feet of snow in the “extremely large” Yellowstone Park avalanche at …

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    13 Mar 14