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  • LotteryTix

    A 33-year-old New Ulm woman was charged with felony lottery fraud last week in Brown County Court. Tracy R. Leonard is accused of stealing a total of eight $20 lottery tickets from the Quick Mart …

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    18 Jun 12
  • ElishebaSwett

    A Worthington woman accused of attempting to kidnap an employee at the New Ulm Wal-Mart this week before allegedly claiming there was a bomb in the store made her first appearance in court on Friday. …

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    16 Jun 12
  • Morgan

    The City of Morgan is holding it’s annual City and Country Days festival all weekend. The celebration kicked off on Friday, and continues all day today (SAT) and Sunday. Today’s highlights include volleyball, softball and …

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    16 Jun 12
  • SleepyEyeSchool

    The Sleepy Eye School Board on Thursday approved the district’s budget for the 2012-2013 school year. The budget will see a total fund balance decrease for District 84 of more than $88,000. Total General Fund …

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    16 Jun 12
  • KyleErnst

    A Hermantown High School assistant golf coach faces a gross misdemeanor charge for allegedly providing beer and wine coolers to some of the team’s players following the state high school golf tournament in Jordan recently. …

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    16 Jun 12
  • SugarBeet

    Locked-out workers at American Crystal Sugar factories in Minnesota, Iowa and North Dakota will soon be voting on the company’s contract offer a third time. The vote is Saturday, June 23rd. Union members overwhelmingly rejected …

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    16 Jun 12
  • FatalCrash

    A St. James man facing vehicular homicide charges for a fatal car crash last August made an appearance in court on Thursday. 24-year-old Mark Anders Chalin is accused of driving on Blue Earth County Road …

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    16 Jun 12
  • TimothyGilles

    A Central Minnesota man accused of fleeing police and causing a crash that killed two people has been sentenced to 36 years in prison. 23-year-old Timothy Richard Gilles of Clearwater is accused of speeding away …

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    16 Jun 12