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  • BombThreatw

    The Brown County Attorney’s Office has not yet filed charges against a New Ulm teenager accused of writing a note suggesting there would be a suicide bomb if finals weren’t cancelled. Authorities say New Ulm …

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    12 Jan 16
  • BBQ

    Lone Star BBQ and Grill is reopening, but this time as a catering business and event venue. Owner Tom Svendsen says they are changing the name to Lone Star BBQ Catering and Event Center to …

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    12 Jan 16
  • Powerball Logo

    As Minnesota lottery players shatter past sales records, the people who run Powerball in the state are urging restraint. The Minnesota Lottery said Monday it will air radio spots that remind people to play within …

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    12 Jan 16
  • election

    Blue Earth County is seeking additional election judges for polling places within Mankato to serve on Election Day, Tuesday, November 8th. Election judges are responsible for the administration of election procedures in the voting place …

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    12 Jan 16
  • Fire department

    Sleepy Eye Firefighters were called to a residence east of Leavenworth Saturday afternoon. The home of Josh Steffl had smoke coming from the attic and fire had spread to a home office directly below the …

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    11 Jan 16
  • fleet farm

    The Mankato Mills Fleet Farm was penalized recently for selling gas below Minnesota’s fuel pricing law. They have been fined $40,000, but will only have to pay half of that if they stay in compliance …

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    11 Jan 16
  • Boyd Huppert

    The annual Living Life Series is beginning the first of their programs on Monday. Brown County United Way’s Donna Lambrecht explains the theme is “Telling Our Stories.” The event begins at 7 p.m. at the …

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    11 Jan 16
  • Powerball Logo

    No one matched all six Powerball numbers on Saturday night’s Powerball drawing and the jackpot has risen to be the world’s largest. Lottery officials say the jackpot is now up to $1.3 billion dollars and …

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    11 Jan 16