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  • poaching2

    Conservation officers are seeking information leading to the arrest in two incidents where deer were illegally taken. According to the Department of Natural Resources, both cases involved shooting deer on private property after shooting hours. …

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    20 Nov 17
  • North Mankato library

    The Taylor Library in North Mankato has a new director in place. The library board of directors approved Katie Heintz as the libraries executive director last week. Heintz had served as the library’s interim director …

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    20 Nov 17
  • Legion of Honor award

    A World War II veteran from Hutchinson received a special honor Saturday. Elvin “Speedy Homan” fought on the beaches of Normandy France on D-Day in 1944. He was captured by German soldiers and spent months …

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    20 Nov 17
  • Farm_Bureau

    Friday evening during a banquet, the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation recognized people who have given of their time and talents to agriculture. The Ag Communicator of the Year was presented to Jim Bargles of KNUJ …

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    20 Nov 17
  • Sleepy Eye_Holiday_Kickoff

    The Sleepy Eye Lights in Motion committee and volunteers have been busy preparing a light display at Sportmen’s Park for the upcoming holiday season. They will host their kick-off Thanksgiving evening. Free horse and carriage …

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    20 Nov 17
  • theft

    A New Ulm woman is accused of stealing painkillers from a Mankato assisted living facility where she worked. 56-year-old Sharon Kay Byro was charged with felony burglary and felony theft Thursday in Blue Earth County …

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    18 Nov 17
  • courtw

    An Eagle Lake man accused of raping a co-worker is acquitted. A jury found 38-year-old Aristides Milagrosa Galang not guilty of felony criminal sexual conduct Thursday in Blue Earth County District Court. Galang was charged …

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    18 Nov 17
  • Kevin_Paap

    County voting delegates at the Minnesota Farm Bureau Federation’s 99th Annual Meeting re-elected Kevin Paap to a two year term as President. The election was held Friday during the delegate session in Bloomington. Kevin and …

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    18 Nov 17