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  • StPatricksDay

    St. Patrick’s Day is this coming Monday, and several area communities will be celebrating over the next few days. Belle Plaine holds its annual festivities on Saturday. The day begins with a Noon Mass at …

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    14 Mar 14
  • ZachJunkermeier

    Authorities have released the name of the 18-year-old from Lake Lillian who was killed in an avalanche while snowmobiling in Montana. was buried under 6-feet of snow in the “extremely large” Yellowstone Park avalanche at …

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    13 Mar 14
  • Fire

    Six people were hospitalized after a house fire broke out in the City of Hector Tuesday evening. Fire crews from Hector and Buffalo Lake responded to the fire at the home on Douglas Avenue East …

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    13 Mar 14
  • SibleyEastFire

    The cleanup continues at Sibley East High School in Arlington after a fire broke out in the school’s Industrial Arts area on February 25th. Students were evacuated to a church across the street after materials …

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    13 Mar 14
  • Scam

    The Sleepy Eye Police Department has issued a scam alert for area businesses. Investigators say that a white male was at a Sleepy Eye business recently and paid cash for his purchase, but during the …

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    13 Mar 14
  • PaulPeterson

    The St. Peter School Board voted unanimously Tuesday night to name St. Peter High School Principal Paul Peterson the district’s next superintendent. Current St. Peter Superintendent Jeff Olson is retiring on June 30th after nearly …

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    13 Mar 14
  • ATV2

    The Renville County Board on Tuesday voted to delay a vote on the proposed use of ATVs on county roads after hearing safety concerns. The commissioners were warned against the use of all-terrain vehicles on …

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    13 Mar 14
  • SleepyEye

    The Sleepy Eye City Council approved the retirements of 2 city employees this week. Sleepy Eye Police Chief John Schueller  and Park and Rec Director Daryl Bergs are retiring as of April 30th. Schueller has …

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    13 Mar 14