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    Site work began on Thursday for a new memorial honoring the 38 Dakota Indians that were hanged in Mankato in 1862. The new Dakota memorial will be in Reconciliation Park along North Riverfront Drive in …

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    17 Nov 12
  • RazzleDazzle (1)

    The City of Madelia’s 13th annual Razzle Dazzle Parade of Lights is taking place this (FRI) evening. The Madelia Chamber of Commerce’s Karla Grev says that the fun takes place in downtown Madelia. She says …

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    16 Nov 12
  • BridgingBrownCounty

    The 9th Annual Bridging Brown County Dinner was held Thursday evening at the Comfrey Community Center. Around 125 people were on hand to enjoy a social hour, dinner catered by Goodfellaz of Comfrey and live …

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    16 Nov 12
  • MeteorShower

    The annual Leonid meteor shower reaches its peak tonight (FRI), with the best viewing for this year’s celestial show taking place several hours before dawn on Saturday. The shower should produce perhaps a dozen or …

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    16 Nov 12
  • RenvilleSibleyFiber

    The City of Henderson has opted out of the Renville-Sibley Fiber Project. The multi-million dollar project would bring fiber optic internet, phone, and television service to residents of the 2 counties, but the Henderson City …

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    15 Nov 12
  • PaintTheTownPurple

    Communities throughout Sibley County are promoting cancer awareness this week, and today (THU) is the City of Gaylord’s turn to “Paint The Town Purple.” The event is put on by Sibley County Relay For Life, …

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    15 Nov 12
  • Morton

    A tie vote in the Morton City Council election last week was settled with a coin flip this week. A recount took place at the Renville County Courthouse in Olivia, and resulted in no change …

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    15 Nov 12
  • RyanKrosch

    The Nicollet County Board moved forward on hiring a new county administrator Tuesday. Nicollet County Auditor-Treasurer Bridgette Kennedy has been serving as Interim Administrator since longtime administrator Bob Podhradsky retired in June. The Nicollet County …

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    14 Nov 12