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  • SleepyEyeSchool

    The Sleepy Eye School Board unanimously approved a new 3-year Flexible Learning Year Proposal this week, as well as a motion to remain in the Flexible Learning Year Consortium. Flexible Learning Year schools start the …

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    12 Apr 12
  • Gun

    Blue Earth County prosecutors have reached a plea deal with 2 teenagers arrested after a drive-by shooting in Mankato last month. 18-year-old Alexander Rapheal Marxen is facing attempted murder charges after allegedly shooting at a …

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    12 Apr 12
  • Fatal

    The Kansas Highway Patrol continues to investigate a motor home crash that killed five members of a southern Minnesota family and injured 13 others. On Wednesday authorities said they have yet to determine what caused …

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    12 Apr 12
  • CriminalSex

    The trial of a 45-year-old Mankato man accused of sexually assaulting a North Mankato woman got underway this week. John Fitzgerald Thomas is facing two counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and three counts of …

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    12 Apr 12
  • Burglary1

    Authorities are investigating several break-ins in the City of Morgan. Officials with the Morgan Police Department say that the break-ins have happened at various times of the day and over a period of several months. …

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    12 Apr 12
  • GSL

    The Glencoe-Silver Lake School Board recently approved $640,000 worth of improvements to the district’s school buildings. The first project was awarded to JS Cates of Hamel with a low bid of $520,000 to replace windows …

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    12 Apr 12
  • PlantClosing

    The preparations to close one of the largest employers in the City of Arlington continue. Technical Services for Electronics recently announced that it would closing it’s 13,000 square-foot manufacturing plant in Arlington by the end …

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    12 Apr 12
  • FoodShelf1

    SouthPoint Federal Credit Union is helping the Sleepy Eye Area Food Shelf “Pack The Pantry” through the month of April. The food shelf was forced to close it’s doors in February due to a water …

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    12 Apr 12