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  • fatal  car crashw

    A driver rear-ended a vehicle on Interstate 35 Sunday around noon and involved a chair reaction car crash involving 4 vehicles, killing one man. The State Patrol says driver looked down and did not realize …

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    15 Aug 16
  • prostitution

    The New Ulm Police Department along with investigators from Brown and Nicollet County Sheriff’s Department and the Mankato Department of Public Safety conducted a sex sting in New Ulm August 11-12. A total of 8 …

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    15 Aug 16
  • 2016 Nicollet County Senior Volunteers

    The two Nicollet County Outstanding Seniors were named Friday at the Nicollet County Fair in St. Peter. Bob Maharry and Betty Thompson were awarded during an awards ceremony and banquet. Maharry served as Presbyterian pastor …

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    15 Aug 16
  • Emy Frentz Arts Guild Gallery

    Oil paintings by Joan Finnegan will be on display at the Emy Frentz Arts Guild Gallery beginning Thursday. The collection of paintings in her exhibition is called “Memorable Moments” and reflects moments in everyday life. …

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    15 Aug 16
  • criminal charges

    An 18-year-old St. James woman is charged with two counts of sexual criminal conduct with a person under 13-years-of-age with a person under 13-years-of-age. According to the criminal complaint filed in Watonwan County District Court …

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    11 Aug 16
  • armed robbery

    Fairmont Police have arrested a suspect who robbed a Freedom Gas Station at gunpoint early Wednesday morning. Authorities went to the residence of 21-year-old Dakota Colbert of Fairmont after watching surveillance tapes from the store. …

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    11 Aug 16
  • Detourw

    Sleepy Eye Public Utilities Director Bob Elston says construction on Main Street that includes replacing water main valves, sanitary and storm sewer manholes and repair of sanitary sewer pipes is slightly ahead of schedule. Crews …

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    11 Aug 16
  • Winthrop Royalty

    The final session of Music in the Park in Winthrop will be held this (Thursday) evening with the Wendinger Band performing. Performances begin at 7 p.m. Refreshments will be available from the Winthrop Royalty. In …

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    11 Aug 16