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  • One Day Record at Food Shelf

    A one-day record was set Monday at the New Ulm Area Emergency Food Shelf. 43 families reportedly received food breaking the old one-day record of 41 families. There has been a sharp increase in food …

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    08 Sep 11
  • CarCrash

    A 30-year-old Mankato man is facing felony charges after he allegedly left the scene of a crash Friday on Highway 169 in Mankato. A driver reported to the Minnesota State Patrol that he was traveling …

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    08 Sep 11
  • Family Sues Over Raw Milk

    The family of a young child is suing a Gibbon farmers whose raw milk products were later traced to an outbreak of E.Coli. The Minnesota Department of Agriculture investigated dairy farmer Michael Hartmann and found …

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    08 Sep 11
  • Two Children Won’t Testify in Munt Case

    Only one of three children who were with their mother when she was shot and killed in Mankato will be allowed to testify at the trial next week. Joel Marvin Munt goes on trial for …

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    08 Sep 11
  • NaturalArea

    Blue Earth County has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Department of Natural Resources to purchase 41-acres of public land off the Red Jacket Trail. The Blue Earth County Board had previously approved the …

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    07 Sep 11
  • FoodShelf

    Demand is up at the Redwood Area Food Shelf, and supplies are down, so the public is being asked for help. Many food shelves around the area have seen near-record usage this summer, including in …

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    07 Sep 11
  • Cuffs

    A Le Sueur man faces criminal charges after “pocket-dialing” 911…while in the middle of a drug deal. Blue Earth County dispatch received a 911 call at about 3:45 Monday morning, but there was no response …

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    07 Sep 11
  • FatalAccident

    A Lake Crystal teen was sentenced to 10 days in jail on Tuesday for providing alcohol to his 18-year-old girlfriend prior to her fatal drunk driving crash. 19-year-old Cody Jared Oldenborg pleaded guilty to gross …

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    07 Sep 11