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  • Capitol Restoration Amendment

    A Republican plan for a roofless Vikings stadium, with the state’s portion paid for with bonding money, has the Capitol in an uproar. Democrats blasted the latest proposal for building the football team a new …

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    02 May 12
  • LisaFischer

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday appointed Lisa Fischer to fill the vacant Ward 2 council seat left empty by the resignation of Councilor Todd Olson. Fischer has previous experience working for the city …

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    02 May 12
  • BrownCounty

    The Brown County Board on Tuesday unanimously approved a redistricting plan for the county following a public hearing on the issue. Redistricting is required every 10 years based on Census results. Each of Brown County’s …

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    02 May 12
  • Thunderstorm

    Storms packing high winds and some hail rumbled across southern and central Minnesota on Tuesday, but no serious damage or injuries have been reported. A Tornado Watch was in effect for much of the area …

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    02 May 12
  • GarbageFire

    A Sibley County man has been fined a total of $14,500 dollars by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency for burning hazardous materials at an abandoned farm near Gibbon last year. Pollution Control officials say that …

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    02 May 12
  • SibleyCountyFoodShare

    The new home of the Sibley County Food Share is now up and running. The Food Share is now located at 111 Industrial Avenue South in the City of Gaylord. The new facility includes a …

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    02 May 12
  • MinnesotaNationalGuard

    The latest wave of local-area soldiers from the 1st Brigade Combat Team, 34th Infantry Division arrived home Tuesday. Minnesota National Guard Captain Neils Gott says they are proud of everything the soldiers have accomplished in …

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    02 May 12
  • ArnesonDistributing

    The Sleepy Eye Area Chamber of Commerce has announced that it’s 2012 Business of the Year is Arneson Distributing. Sleepy Eye Chamber Executive Director Julie Schmitt says that it is a great family-oriented business whose …

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    02 May 12