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  • sentencing

    A Glencoe man has been sentenced to 4 years in prison for a 2016 rape in Buffalo Lake. Twenty-three-year-old Eric Costal pleaded guilty in May to a felony charge of third degree criminal sexual conduct …

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    28 Jul 17
  • arrestw

    A New Ulm man charged earlier for molesting teen girls has been arrested for tracking his wife. 56-year-old Robert James Sorenson was arrested Wednesday for violating an order of protection for tracking his wife. According …

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    28 Jul 17
  • Sleepy Eye City Hall

    The Sleepy Eye City Council tabled a proposed Code of Conduct and Values policy for elected and appointed officials at a recent meeting. The policy was tabled until the council and commissioners could hear further …

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    28 Jul 17
  • Fairfax

    The Fairfax City Council approved the retirement of City Administrator Marcia Siebert-Volz at a recent meeting. The council also approved to hire DDA Human Resources, a firm that assists with the search for a new …

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    28 Jul 17
  • John McCain, Obamacare and Call 911 To Be Murdered     –   By Glenn Mollette

    John McCain, Obamacare and Call 911 To Be Murdered       By Glenn Mollette   A Minnesota police office murdered Justin Damond this past week. According to reports she called 911 to report a possible …

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    27 Jul 17
  • Fire department

    The Sleepy Eye Fire Department responded to a chemical fire at Mathiowetz Construction in Leavenworth Wednesday morning. Four trucks responded to the call of a chemical reaction in the shop that caused a fire. Fire …

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    27 Jul 17
  • Fire

    Comfrey fire crews were called out Wednesday night for a fire that destroyed an abandoned farm house on Brown County Road 16. A Brown County Sheriff’s Deputy was on patrol by the farmsite when he …

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    27 Jul 17
  • Road construction

    Construction on Highway 14 from Sleepy Eye to Springfield is continuing. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation construction began at the Del Monte railroad tracks in Sleepy Eye and is heading west toward Cobden. …

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    27 Jul 17