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  • SleepyEyeCityCouncil

    The Sleepy Eye City Council approved the city’s preliminary property tax levy and city budget for 2013 Tuesday evening. The just-under 2% increase in the levy is an around $22,000 hike from this year’s Sleepy …

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    12 Sep 12
  • DSC02806

    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the month of September is Myron “Whitey” Helget of Sleepy Eye. Whitey was reportedly instrumental in beginning the Leavenworth Softball Team and concession stand, and has volunteered many hours of his …

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    12 Sep 12
  • HalfStaffFlag

    Governor Dayton has proclaimed today (TUE) to be “Patriot Day” and “A Day of Service and Remembrance” to honor the victims of the September 11th attacks 11 years ago. Dayton has ordered flags lowered to …

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    11 Sep 12
  • RedFlag

    A Red Flag Warning continues until 9pm today (TUE) for much of Minnesota due to critical fire conditions. The National Weather Service says that the combination of warm temperatures, strong winds and low humidity will …

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    11 Sep 12
  • RenvilleFoodShelfArson

    A fire in Olivia on Sunday night gutted the building that housed the Renville County Food Shelf, the Red Cross office, a thrift store and an apartment. Olivia Fire Chief Tim Seehusen says the fire …

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    11 Sep 12
  • GrainWagon

    A Courtland man was injured in a farm accident Sunday afternoon. 34-year-old Darin Drill was run over by a grain wagon at a farm in Courtland Township at about 2:45pm Sunday. Authorities say that Drill …

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    11 Sep 12
  • ElectricalPanel

    A home in the City of Nicollet sustained extensive damage when a fire broke out Saturday night. The Nicollet Fire Department was called to the Lloyd Zimmerman home on 6th Street in Nicollet at shortly …

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    11 Sep 12
  • Deer

    Two people were injured when an ATV hit a deer in Nicollet County early Saturday. The accident occurred at just after 12:30am in Granby Township northwest of Nicollet. Both of the occupants of the ATV …

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    11 Sep 12