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  • LakeCrystal

    The Summer Festival season begins “heating up” around the area this weekend, with several communities holding their annual celebrations, including Lake Crystal and it’s Duck Days festivities. Lake Crystal Area Chamber of Commerce Executive Director …

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    15 Jun 12
  • JobFair

    The state’s unemployment rate held steady in May at 5.6%. State labor analyst Steve Hine says although job growth has flattened in recent months, several sectors in Minnesota are doing relatively well compared to the …

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    15 Jun 12
  • MankatoSculpture

    Authorities continue to search for the persons responsible for vandalizing a sculpture in Mankato, and the reward for information that leads to an arrest in the case has now been increased to $2,000. The “Tess” …

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    15 Jun 12
  • VoterID

    Top Minnesota lawmakers have approved an $18,000 legal expense in a fight to preserve a constitutional amendment that would require voters to show a photo ID at the polls. The expense was approved Thursday on …

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    15 Jun 12
  • Books

    The Blue Earth County Board did not address the funding of the county’s public library system during it’s meeting on Tuesday, but commissioners say there is “nothing to worry about.” This comes after the Mankato …

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    14 Jun 12
  • ArlingtonWaterTower

    The City of Arlington celebrates it’s annual Town and Country Days festival this weekend. It gets underway Friday morning with the Breakfast On The Farm at the Daryl and Paula Petzel Farm from 6:30 to …

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    14 Jun 12
  • Highway14

    A detour for the work on Highway 14 at Nicollet County Road 41 just west of Mankato has been delayed again due to the recent rainy weather, but a smaller detour in that area is …

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    14 Jun 12
  • BrownCountyCongress

    Another meeting of the Brown County Congress of Elected and Appointed Officials is taking place this Friday morning in Sleepy Eye. The Brown County Congress has been meeting quarterly since the year 2000, and this …

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    14 Jun 12