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  • Brown County Courthouse

    The Brown County Veterans’ Services Office was recently ranked 10th out of 87 Minnesota counties for the amount of benefits that are offered to our county veterans through the hard work of Veteran Services officer …

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    21 Aug 16
  • Police lights

    Authorities say they have found the body of a 5-year-old Minnesota girl who went missing earlier in the day Saturday.  Authorities had issued an Amber Alert saying Alayna Ertl had been abducted by a family …

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    21 Aug 16
  • Bicycle Accidentw

    A St. James man that struck a bicyclist with his vehicle, critically injuring the cyclist in 2014 entered an Alford Plea in connection with the accident on Friday in Watonwan County District Court. According to …

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    20 Aug 16
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    The arrest in an armed robbery at a Fairmont Freedom Gas Station recently has led to burglary charges for the man’s roommate. Authorities say during questioning of 21-year-old Dakota Joe Colbert he told law enforcement …

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    20 Aug 16
  • prostitution

    During a sex sting conducted this month in New Ulm, officers with the Brown and Nicollet County’s Sheriff’s Offices and the New Ulm and Mankato Police Departments conducted three separate investigations at the same time. …

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    20 Aug 16
  • ButteredCornw

    The 3 time defending champions Del Monte Foods challenged Kibble Equipment in the Buttered Corn Days corn eating contest at Allison Park in Sleepy Eye Friday afternoon. It was a close battle but Del Monte …

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    20 Aug 16
  • Sibley County Fair

    A Sibley County Commissioner was recently honored with the Commodore’s Award from the Minneapolis Aquatennial. Joy Cohrs of New Auburn received the award for her spirit of volunteerism. Cohr served as a fair board member …

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    20 Aug 16
  • prostitution

    The New Ulm Police Department has released the names of the final six suspsects arrested in a six sting conducted August 11th and 12th in New Ulm. They include Olavia Raven Wynn of Mankato, Kimberlee …

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    19 Aug 16