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  • Oktoberfest2

    The 31st annual Oktoberfest in New Ulm continues this weekend with events taking place at the Holiday Inn, downtown New Ulm, the August Schell Brewery, and elsewhere around the community. The festivities at the Holiday …

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    12 Oct 12
  • Harvest

    Despite the drought that parched the rest of the country, 2012 is shaping up to be a record year for many Minnesota farmers. The US Department of Agriculture projects that Minnesota farmers will harvest 1.39 …

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    12 Oct 12
  • Crash2

    A Sleepy Eye man was injured Wednesday morning when his car collided with a semi-truck on Brown County Road 29 just north of Evan. The accident occurred at around 10:15 Wednesday morning at the intersection …

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    11 Oct 12
  • CarCrash

    A 21-year-old Olivia woman was injured Wednesday morning when her car hit a sign near Westbrook. The accident happened at about 10:30am on Highway 30. Hilary Mages was driving a Ford Fusion westbound when she …

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    11 Oct 12
  • Crash

    A Morgan man was hospitalized Tuesday morning following a one-vehicle accident in Renville County. It happened at just after 6am on County Road 17 about 4 miles south of the City of Renville in Emmet …

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    11 Oct 12
  • SemiTruck

    A truck driver from Iowa faces felony charges in Nicollet County Court for allegedly stealing a tractor and trailer from a Courtland-based trucking company. 43-year-old Sean Garrett was charged with 2 counts of felony theft …

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    11 Oct 12
  • IceCastleFishHouse

    The Renville County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the theft of an Ice Castle Fish House from the City of Bird Island. The crime was reported on Tuesday, and is believed to have occurred sometime this …

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    11 Oct 12
  • ThomasLindstrom

    A St. Paul man who broke into the Sleepy Eye Servicemen’s Club this past June was convicted of gross misdemeanor criminal damage to property in a plea deal this week. 49-year-old Thomas Ross Lindstrom was …

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    11 Oct 12