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  • SleepyEye

    The Sleepy Eye Area Chamber of Commerce held it’s annual meeting Thursday evening at the Eagle’s Orchid Inn. The theme of the evening was “Groovin’ With The Chamber.” The recipient of the Big Chief Award …

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    10 Feb 12
  • LakeCrystal

    Lake Crystal City Councilor Dr. Anthony Jaspers submitted his resignation this week. Jaspers is quitting the council due to failing health. His resignation was effective immediately. The Lake Crystal City Council will now need to …

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    10 Feb 12
  • ThinIce

    Authorities are advising caution when venturing onto frozen lakes and waterways in Minnesota. The DNR’s Tim Smalley says the ice is dangerous all over the state – but especially in the lower half. Smalley says …

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    10 Feb 12
  • FatalAccident

    The State Patrol continues to investigate a fatal head-on crash that occurred Thursday afternoon in southwestern Minnesota. A Jeep Grand Cherokee was reportedly driving the wrong way in the northbound lane of Highway 91 north …

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    10 Feb 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a proposal to move to a 4-day school week beginning next school year. District 88 Superintendent Harold Remme says it is a move that should …

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    10 Feb 12
  • MarkWetsch1

    A Minneapolis man who authorities say is responsible for a string of bank robberies in Minnesota, including in St. Peter, Gaylord and Cologne, has pleaded not guilty to 13 counts of armed bank robbery. 49-year-old …

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    10 Feb 12
  • Cuffs

    Two Winthrop men accused of threatening their neighbor and assaulting police officers made an appearance in court this week. 28-year-old Joshua Lee Byro had allegedly threatened his neighbor with a gun while the man was …

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    10 Feb 12
  • KevinJones

    The former Sibley East transportation director currently serving a 12-year prison sentence for having a sexual relationship with a student is contesting his sentence. 50-year-old Kevin David Jones was sentenced in June of 2009 after …

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    10 Feb 12