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  • counterfeit money

    The holiday season is here and counterfeit money in $100 dollar denominations have been presented to merchants in St. James.  The St. James Police Department says all cashiers should have counterfeit markers.  If a suspicious …

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    16 Dec 17
  • Renville County

    The BOLD School Board is considering reducing their superintendent search to someone willing to take the position on a part-time basis.  Superintendent John Dotson offered school board members the proposal to work at either one-half …

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    16 Dec 17
  • fatal  car crash

    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