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  • Firefighters

    The investigation into the cause of a fire that destroyed a well-known business in Glencoe Monday night continues. There is no official word on what started the blaze at Sidco 4×4 on 9th Street East, …

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    22 Jan 14
  • Judge

    A 21-year-old Fairmont man who pleaded guilty to 1st-degree arson for starting a fire in the gym of the Lincoln School in Fairmont was sentenced to up to 20 years of probation in court on …

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    22 Jan 14
  • Crash2

    A portion of Highway 14 between Mankato and North Mankato was shut down for nearly an hour Tuesday morning when as many as 20 cars were blocking the eastbound lanes. The multi-car pileup took place …

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    22 Jan 14
  • Crash

    Two people were hurt in a rollover accident in Renville County Monday afternoon. It happened at just before 3pm on County Road 1 in Beaver Falls Township, near the Renville-Redwood County Line. Leann Heimer of …

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    22 Jan 14
  • ElizabethKammer

    A St. Peter woman charged with multiple counts of burglary and identity theft in connection with a string of St. Peter burglaries last year now faces additional charges in Nicollet County Court. The home of …

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    22 Jan 14
  • WeeWillie

    Popular Old-Tyme musician Bill Makovsky – better known as Wee Willie – passed away on Sunday at the age of 73. Wee Willie was inducted into the Minnesota Music Hall of Fame in 2009, and …

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    22 Jan 14
  • BlueEarthCountySeal

    The Blue Earth County Board approved a county attorney pay scale plan on Tuesday in an effort to reverse a contempt of court ruling.  That ruling arose from an ongoing pay dispute between the board …

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    22 Jan 14
  • BrownCounty

    The Brown County Board on Tuesday set a bid-letting date of February 26th for the upcoming County Road 30 project. The highway will be rehabilitated from the west county line to Highway 4, with work …

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    22 Jan 14