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    The Sleepy Eye City Council will seek additional legal counsel to continue an investigation into allegations that a first-term councilor has created a hostile work environment. Council member Larry Braun has been under investigation since …

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    19 May 17
  • Jennifer Gieseke

    A New Ulm woman convicted of stealing $135,000 from her New Ulm employer was sentenced Thursday for two counts of felony theft. Forty-year-old Jennifer Sue Gieseke of New Ulm is ordered by the court to …

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    19 May 17
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    A Level 3 sex offender who is supposed to be living in rural Le Sueur County is back behind bars. The Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Office says on May 10th, 35-year-old Brian Joseph Miller had …

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    19 May 17
  • New Ulm Middle School

    The New Ulm Middle School investigated reports Thursday that a group of students made comments about shooting teachers in their classroom. School Resource Officer Michael Brehmer and Middle School Principal Michelle Miller investigated the incident. …

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    19 May 17
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    A confused white-tail deer that wandered into a Minnesota Walmart store found himself tackled to the ground after running into a customer. Shoppers at the Wadena Walmart speculated that the young deer wandered into the …

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    19 May 17
  • Colton Camacho

    A New Ulm man already facing multiple felony criminal sexual conduct and prostitution charges is charged with assaulting another girl. Twenty-one-year-old Colten Chase Camacho was charged Wednesday in Brown County District Court with three more …

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    18 May 17
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    The former superintendent of Butterfield-Odin School District has settled with the school board after filing a lawsuit in federal court. Lisa Shellum will receive a $300,000 settlement from the lawsuit that alleged discrimination, defamation and …

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    18 May 17
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    One day after the state health department confirmed there were two cases of measles in Le Sueur County commissioners were presented with a rundown of the situation by county health director Cindy Shaughnessy. The two …

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    18 May 17