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  • NicolletCityHall

    A Nicollet City Councilor resigned from his post this week, and the council appointed a replacement for him during the same meeting. Councilor Cory Johnson cited time constraints as the main reason for his resignation, …

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    15 Jun 12
  • LakeCrystal

    The Summer Festival season begins “heating up” around the area this weekend, with several communities holding their annual celebrations, including Lake Crystal and it’s Duck Days festivities. Lake Crystal Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director …

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    15 Jun 12
  • Books

    The Blue Earth County Board did not address the funding of the county’s public library system during it’s meeting on Tuesday, but commissioners say there is “nothing to worry about.” This comes after the Mankato …

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    14 Jun 12
  • ArlingtonWaterTower

    The City of Arlington celebrates it’s annual Town and Country Days festival this weekend. It gets underway Friday morning with the Breakfast On The Farm at the Daryl and Paula Petzel Farm from 6:30 to …

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    14 Jun 12
  • KevinFils

    The Redwood Falls Police Department has announced an upcoming Community Notification Meeting concerning a Level 3 Predatory Offender living in the community. Kevin Christopher Fils moved to the 900 Block of Elm Street East in …

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    14 Jun 12
  • SleepyEyeCityCouncil

    The Sleepy Eye City Council on Tuesday gave the go-ahead for Sleepy Eye firefighters to put on a 4th of July fireworks display for the city this year. The license of the firefighter who had …

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    13 Jun 12
  • UnitedStatesAchievementAcademy

    A New Ulm High School student has been recognized by the United State Achievement Academy as a Student of Excellence. The Academy recognizes fewer than 10% of all American high school students. David Zimanski, the …

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    13 Jun 12
  • Books

    The Mankato City Council on Monday approved a resolution that ends the city’s tax levy for funding the Blue Earth County library system. Mankato and Blue Earth County have been unable to reach a joint …

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    12 Jun 12