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  • JailCell

    A predatory offender living in Sleepy Eye has been sentenced to serve 18 months in prison for failing to mail a verification form or report in. 31-year-old Louis Martinez Junior was convicted of the felony …

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    27 Jun 12
  • CriminalSex

    A former New Ulm man has been sentenced to 90 days in jail and 20 years of supervised probation for breaking into a woman’s home and sexually assaulting her. 28-year-old Aaron J. Manko, currently of …

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    27 Jun 12
  • CarChase

    Charges are pending against a teenage girl in Sleepy Eye that allegedly stole a car and led police on a high-speed car chase through the town Monday afternoon. The 1999 Pontiac Grand Am belonging to …

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    27 Jun 12
  • FatalCrash

    A fatal crash took place on Highway 23 near the City of Cottonwood Monday night. A 2000 Buick LeSabre was travelling on Lyon County Road 32 and failed to stop at the intersection with Highway …

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    27 Jun 12
  • Hwy 14 Expansion Plans

    Governor Dayton announced “immediate action” on Highway 14 safety improvements in Mankato today (TUE). The 4-lane expansion of the highway from Mankato to New Ulm is a project that area residents have been calling for …

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    26 Jun 12
  • HospitalPatient

    The 19-year-old St. Peter man involved in a double-fatal crash in McLeod County late Saturday morning is in Fair condition at the Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis.  Blake Leonard was driving a Chevy pickup …

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    26 Jun 12
  • FloodedFields

    Sibley County is seeking disaster aid after recent flash floods caused around $80,000 worth of damage to highway culverts and the county’s farm drainage system. Much of the damage came after the flooding caused by …

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    26 Jun 12
  • PrescriptionDrugs

    A St. Peter man faces felony charges after allegedly selling drugs in an undercover sting. 45-year-old Russell Schnitzler is accused of meeting with a police informant and selling 52 pills that have been identified as …

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    26 Jun 12