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  • mcleodcounty

    A recount will take place today in the McLeod County Commissioner District 5 election. Incumbent District 5 McLeod County Commsioner Jon Christensen was narrowly defeated by 34 votes by challenger Joe Nagel. Christensen requested a …

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    17 Nov 14
  • Highway169Sign

    State transporation officials plan to completely close Highway 169 to traffic between Mankato and St. Peter for six months in 2016. Local officials are worried about the impact on commuters and the safety implications of …

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    17 Nov 14
  • historicalsociety

    The Brown County Historical Society has received a generous donation of $36,212.10 from the estate of Betty J. Anderson. Museum board members first received word of the incoming donation in September in order to have …

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    17 Nov 14
  • GasPumps

    Drivers in the U.S should get used to paying less than three dollars for gasoline.  The Energy Department predicted this week the average price will be $2.94 a gallon in 2015.  However Triple-A Minnesota fuel …

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    15 Nov 14
  • Highway169Sign

    Highway 169 is now construction free after several months of detours and slowdowns.  MnDOT officials say traffic now moves uninhibited on 169 north of St. Peter.  Construction on the highway was done to maintain traffic …

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    15 Nov 14
  • Fire

    A fund has been established at the First National Bank in St. James who lost their home and belongings in a fire this week.  19-year-old Alexis Angel Liemthongsamout and her six-month-old daughter Maddyson Murch were …

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    15 Nov 14
  • Morning news – Nov. 14

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    14 Nov 14
  • Grain_Belt_BeerSIGN

    August Schell Brewing Company will soon be the owners of the widely recognized Grain Belt Beer sign on Nicollet Island in Minneapolis. The company plans to preserve the sign and is in the process of …

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    13 Nov 14