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  • boating accident

    A boating accident in Le Sueur County seriously injured a teen. Around 6:30 p.m. Friday on East Jefferson Lake 15-year-old Marah Bengston was waking boarding behind her father’s boat when she fell into the water. …

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    20 Jul 15
  • ArchbishopNienstedt

    Former Twin Cities Archbishop John Nienstedt says he is “dumbfounded” by allegations of personal misconduct that emerged in an internal church investigation last year. Nienstedt told the Star Tribune that it pains him that his …

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    20 Jul 15
  • Sauerkraut eating contest winner

    The champion of the Sauerkraut Eating Contest Saturday at Bavarian Blast in New Ulm was an Albert Lea man. Gene Buhr won the contest with a record time of 34.57 seconds. He says his strategy …

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    20 Jul 15
  • prostitution

    Investigators have released the names of the 13 men who have been charged with soliciting prostitution in a sting conducted recently in New Ulm and St. Peter. Four of the men were arrested in New …

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    17 Jul 15
  • German Jefferson Lakes

    The Le Sueur County Commissioners have spent the last six months weighing the pros and cons of a proposed sewer pipe from German-Jefferson Lakes to St. Peter. A vote August 4 will decide if residents …

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    17 Jul 15
  • Ballot

    The St. James School Board voted unanimously to call for a November special election at their recent meeting. The measure is to seek voter approval to issue general obligation school building bonds for nearly $24 …

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    17 Jul 15
  • 911 Memorial Ride

    For the first time the 9/11 mobile exhibit has made its way to Minnesota. The Never Fort exhibit opened at the Waseca County Fair. After an opening ceremony on Thursday, hundreds walked through the interactive …

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    17 Jul 15
  • motorcycle riding

    A Ride to Remember is a motorcycle ride designed to remember fellow motorcycle enthusiasts who are no longer with us due to age, illness or injury. Event organizer Dave Fleck says the idea began after …

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    17 Jul 15