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    A Gibbon area farmer who pleaded guilty last year to selling unpasteurized milk is facing new charges for selling raw milk and cheese. Michael O. Hartmann was ordered to serve 6 months of unsupervised probation …

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    13 Feb 13
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    The DFL will retain the Minnesota House District 19A seat vacated by Terry Morrow, with Democrat Clark Johnson winning Tuesday’s Special Election for the seat with nearly 54% of the vote. The 60-year-old MSU Professor …

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    13 Feb 13
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    The 4-lane expansion of Highway 14 will be a topic of discussion in the Minnesota Senate today (WED), with a pair of bills getting a Senate hearing. The first requires Mn/DOT to put the 4-lane …

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    13 Feb 13
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    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the Month of February is Wally Schmiesing of Hanska. Schmiesing has contributed to the local area in numerous ways, including serving on the Lake Hanska Preservation and Improvement Council, helping plan …

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    13 Feb 13
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    The 2013 Regional Spelling Bee champion is a 14-year-old from New Prague. A total of 41 local-area spelling bee champs from grades 5-8 took part in the competition at South Central College in North Mankato …

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    13 Feb 13
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    A dedication ceremony was held in St. James on Monday for the newest Habitat for Humanity of South Central Minnesota home. This is home 102 for the South Central Habitat For Humanity branch, and the …

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    13 Feb 13
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    A Ceylon man accused of using a hammer to kill a man who was with his wife has pleaded guilty to murder. Thirty-year-old Brian Daniel Freeman pleaded guilty Monday to one count of second-degree intentional …

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    12 Feb 13
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    A 30-year-old Cokato man is in custody awaiting his first court appearance on child pornography charges. Bryan Robert Moham, formerly of Dassel, was wanted on 68 counts of possession of child pornography when he was …

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    12 Feb 13