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  • Northrop church fire

    The pastor of a Northrop church that burned early Wednesday morning believes the fire was started by lightening. After the flames were extinguished at St. James Lutheran Church, it was apparent the church was a …

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    31 Mar 16
  • Legislative session

    Aid for Madelia is making its way through the Minnesota Legislature. Both the Minnesota House and Senate have introduced bills that will provide assistance to the city in the form of tax abatement for property …

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    31 Mar 16
  • Credibly accused priests

    The Dioceses of New Ulm released the names of 16 priests credibly accused of child sex abuse Tuesday. New Ulm is one of the last of the state’s six dioceses to release the list. Tuesday …

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    30 Mar 16
  • Fire department

    A fore pvernight destroys a church sanctuary in Martin County. According to Truman Police, authorities responded to a fire at St. James Lutheran Church and School in Northrop around 2 a.m. this (Wednesday) morning. Fire …

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    30 Mar 16
  • Larry Fiero

    A rural Litchfield man was sentenced Tuesday to two years of supervised probation for indecent exposure after neighbors say they saw him spending time in his front yard while nude. Fifty-nine-year-old Larry Fiero originally faced …

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    30 Mar 16
  • Kiester

    Preparation H may film a commercial in the small southern Minnesota town of Kiester. The hemorrhoids medication manufacturer has floated the idea of filming a commercial to the city council. The council agreed, but details …

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    30 Mar 16
  • MSU

    A college comparison website ranked Mankato as the sixth best small college town in the country. Schools.com evaluated 170 towns with 15,000 or fewer residents and at least one four-year college. Cities were scored on …

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    30 Mar 16
  • Capture

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    29 Mar 16