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  • Truck/Bike Accident leaves Winthrop Boy Dead

    A 13 year old Winthrop boy died Sunday after being struck by a truck while riding a bicycle on Saturday. Jacob W. Weber was riding bikes with friends on Highway 15 when he crossed in …

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    17 Sep 12
  • ToddHoffner1

    Investigators say they have found no evidence of child pornography on computers taken from the home of Minnesota State University-Mankato football coach Todd Hoffner. Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Captain Rich Murry said Friday a search …

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    15 Sep 12
  • NewUlmEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School board approved an employment agreement with Washington School’s interim principal Les Koppendrayer. Koppendrayer’s contract is for a flexible length of time, between 178 and 185 days depending on need. …

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    14 Sep 12
  • Nibbe1

    A judge has ordered Jennifer Nibbe’s father to turn over several items he took from her hme after she was arrested for killing her husband James Nibbe. Attorney Patrick Casey, who is representing James Nibbe’s …

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    14 Sep 12
  • GrainBinRescue

    Authorities have released the name of the 19-year-old Janesville man who was killed in a farm accident in Waseca County on Tuesday. Jared Weckwerth was reportedly helping remove corn from a grain bin at a …

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    13 Sep 12
  • TireFire

    Firefighters from Lafayette battled a fire at a farm just west of the town Tuesday afternoon. Firefighters were called to the scene of the fire at the Joel and Kelly Hotovec farm about 3 miles …

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    13 Sep 12
  • Judge

    A 19-year-old New Ulm man facing several felony charges for his alleged involvement in several break-ins in the City of Gaylord is scheduled to be in court for an Omnibus Hearing today (THU). Sean David …

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    13 Sep 12
  • FloodedFields

    Farmers in 15 Minnesota counties affected by record rainfall and flooding in June can now apply for state flood assistance. Sibley County is among those 15 counties. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture’s Michael Schommer says …

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    13 Sep 12