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    The Renville County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an accident near Hector that claimed the life of a man from Cohasset, Minnesota.  Officials say they received a report of a vehicle lying on its roof in …

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    16 Dec 17
  • Buckshots Bar

    The employee who claimed a Butterfield bar was robbed this fall is now being charged with falsely reporting a crime. 31-year-old Matthew James Rinne was charged Wednesday in Watonwan County District Court with misdemeanors for …

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    15 Dec 17
  • Lafayette Fire

    The Lafayette City Council unanimously approved taking ownership of the tax-forfeited property at 740 Main Avenue in downtown Lafayette. The property was the site of a former mechanic shop that was destroyed by fire last …

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    15 Dec 17
  • 40Square

    The new co-op health plans have extended their deadlines to sign up for coverage into late December. 40 Square Cooperative Solutions cited late harvest as a reason to extend open enrollment to December 20th. State …

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    15 Dec 17
  • MnDotLogow

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation is currently designing the project scoring and selection process it will use to allocate $400 million in Corridors of Commerce funds passed by the legislature in 2017. MnDOT is currently …

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    15 Dec 17
  • Food drive

    In the tradition of Christmas giving, Farmward Cooperative along with the Land O’ Lakes Foundation made a generous donation to the We Care Project. The donation of $1,000 was made in an effort to sustain …

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    15 Dec 17
  • sentencing

    A North Mankato man pled guilty in Blue Earth County District Court to a careless driving charge from a fatal crash that took place in March. 27-year-old Danny Salazar received a stayed 90 day jail …

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    14 Dec 17
  • courtw

    A 17-year-old Pemberton girl is accused of sexually assaulting a 14-year-old girl she knows. Rebecca Jean Dunn has been charged in Blue Earth County Juvenile Court with felony criminal conduct. According to the criminal complaint, …

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    14 Dec 17