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  • Welfare fraud

    Two St. James woman have been charged with public assistance fraud. Thirty-six-year-old Erika Yoland Gonzalez has been charged with felony wrongfully obtaining assistance and six felony counts of public assistance declaration violations. According to the …

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    05 Jul 16
  • car accident

    A Mountain Lake couple and a St. James man were injured when they collided June 28th at the intersection of Highway 60 and County Road 1 south of Mountain Lake. Seventy-eight-year-old Marvan K. Gohr and …

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    05 Jul 16
  • Ballotw

    Seven precincts in Brown County have elected to vote by mail ballot procedure in statewide elections. The 7 precincts include Albin, Cottonwood, Lake Hanska, Linden, Mulligan, Stark Townships and the City of Hanska. All other …

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    05 Jul 16
  • Lake Hanska

    The Lake Hanska Area Association and Sleepy Eye Sportsmen’s Club recently completed installing two handicapped accessible fishing piers on Lake Hanska. Both piers are six feet wide with an incline ramp and railings around the …

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    05 Jul 16
  • motorcyclecrash

    A Madelia man is seriously injured and his passenger was killed in a motorcycle crash Saturday afternoon in Red Wing. The state patrol says 55-year-old Joseph Frisch was driving his motorcycle along Highway 61 when …

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    04 Jul 16
  • Fire

    The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a structure fire early this (Monday) morning at the Leon Willaert farm on 391st Avenue. When fire crews arrived the wood shop was fully engulfed in …

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    04 Jul 16
  • Skalbekken Park

    Beginning on Tuesday Renville County will begin a project to resurface County Road 10 starting at the Minnesota River and ending on U.S. Highway 212. This route will be closed and a detour will be …

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    04 Jul 16
  • Sleepy Eye Lake Trail

    Crews put the finishing touches on a newly constructed part of the Sleepy Eye Lake Trail in time for the holidays. A year ago Mathiowetz Construction of Sleepy Eye began constructing a new trail along …

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    04 Jul 16