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    A one-vehicle rollover Sunday night southeast of Bird Island injured two people.  The Renville County Sheriff’s Department says a pickup driven by Bryon Setzepfandt of Bird Island was travelling east on 790th Avenue when he …

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    31 Oct 16
  • Investigation

    The man who was found in a burned out vehicle near Owatonna last week has been identified.  The Steele County Sheriff’s Office says the man has been identified by family as Herman Hernandez of Albert …

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    31 Oct 16
  • Fire

    One person was injured in a house fire northeast of Sleepy Eye Sunday night.  Several area fire departments were called to the fire at the Glenn Mangen residence about four miles northeast of Sleepy Eye. …

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    31 Oct 16
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    The Friends of RENU Committee is sponsoring a public forum for New Ulm residents to learn more about the continuation of the local sales tax that will be on the General Election ballot. The forum …

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    29 Oct 16
  • murder trial

    Just days away from a scheduled jury trial, a Cleveland woman charged with conspiracy to commit murder has pled guilty. 60-year-old Linda Kay Bloom was sentenced to 130 months and 15 days in the Shakopee …

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    29 Oct 16
  • theft

    A Mankato man has been charged with robbery after he robbed a friend at gunpoint in her St. Peter home. According to the criminal complaint the victim agreed to loan 19-year-old Peter John Lohre $100 …

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    29 Oct 16
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    A Springfield couple was named Bridge Builders of the Year at the annual Bridging Brown County Networking Dinner at the Comfrey Community Center Thursday. This year the award was presented to Dennis and Lucy Potter …

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    29 Oct 16
  • Pedestrian struck

    A 98-year-old pedestrian was struck and killed Thursday afternoon in the parking lot of Mayo Clinic Health System St. James. The state patrol says the pedestrian was crossing in front of the dump truck when …

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    28 Oct 16