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  • Arson

    Authorities in Mankato say that a suspicious fire at an apartment building earlier this week was started by a bag of “miscellaneous debris” that had been lit on fire in the building’s entry way. The …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Silo1

    Two employees of a farm in Steele County are charged with trying to steal about 14-thousand bushels of corn from their employer. The two reportedly had a plan to steal the corn during the night …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Stabbing

    Five people accused of taking part in a stabbing in the Lower Sioux Community earlier this month made an appearance in court on Monday. Authorities say the alleged incident took place on February 7th when …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Crash

    The icy roads around the area Monday afternoon led to several crashes, including on Highway 169 in Blue Earth County. 57-year-old Roberto Guzman of Madelia lost control of his 2006 Mitsubishi Endeavor on northbound 169 …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Snowplow

    Valentine’s day began on a white note for southern Minnesotans Tuesday morning. The National Weather Service reported that just over two-inches of snow fell through late Monday in parts of southeastern Minnesota, while many spots …

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    15 Feb 12
  • Luvern Schultz

    87 year old Luvern Schultz of Hector, formerly of Buffalo Lake, died Tuesday, February 14, at Prairie View in Hector. Funeral services are Friday at 11am at Zion Lutheran Church in Buffalo Lake, with Rev. …

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    14 Feb 12
  • 2012-02-13 16.23.39

    All 16 lanes were full at Concordia Lanes Monday for the Oak Hills Living Center 8th Annual Bowling Classic Fundraiser in New Ulm.  Proceeds will be used for a new rehabilitation therapy room for the …

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    13 Feb 12
  • PolarPlunge

    The Polar Bear Plunge was held in St. Peter over the weekend to benefit the Special Olympics, and this year’s event is being called a success. The wind chill was around 4-degrees Sunday afternoon at …

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    13 Feb 12