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  • Sleepy Eye St. Marys

    Sleepy Eye St. Mary’s students competed at the Regional Science Fair recently. St. Mary’s had 11 students competing for a trip to the Minnesota state science fair. Three seventh grade students will advance to the …

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    28 Feb 17
  • liquor_sales

    State Senators today (Monday) voted 38-28 to allow liquor stores to be open on Sundays in Minnesota. Opponents say the extra overhead to be open on Sundays could put ma-and-pa operations out of business while …

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    27 Feb 17
  • theft

    A 30-year-old Sleepy Eye woman is facing charges for theft of public funds by false representation by submitting claims for personal care assistant services that she did not provide. As a result of Denise Marie …

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    27 Feb 17
  • criminal charges

    A 60-year-old New Ulm man is facing criminal sexual conduct charges for making sexual advances on a client. According to the criminal complaint, the victim reported she had been hired to do photo sessions with …

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    27 Feb 17
  • Police lights

    The Gaylord City Council held a workshop recently to discuss the possibility of combining police forces with Arlington. Arlington is currently without a police chief and is interested in trying to find an alternative for …

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    27 Feb 17
  • Legislative session

    A bill for capital investment, appropriating money for the City of Madelia and for public infrastructure repair and replacement was presented by Tony Cornish recently at the Capitol. The bill for infrastructure calls for $100,000 …

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    27 Feb 17
  • deer hunting

    Following two successful city deer hunts, the City of Redwood Falls plans to apply for a third permit this year. A report presented to the city council recently shows that 22 deer were harvested in …

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    27 Feb 17
  • GFW

    A committee made up of 33 members of Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop staff and educators has been meeting to review ideas for proposed updates and upgrades to the facilities within the school district. The task force took a …

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    27 Feb 17