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  • SleepyEye

    The Sleepy Eye City Council this (TUE) evening is scheduled to hold the second reading of an ordinance which bans electronic cigarettes from public places in Sleepy Eye. If approved, the new regulation will amend …

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    11 Feb 14
  • OliviaCornCob

    Residents of the Olivia area have been stockpiling their cardboard for the past few months in an effort to repair the community’s famous Corn Monument. At least $18,000 is needed to repair the giant ear …

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    11 Feb 14
  • ThomasKendricks

    A carjacking suspect who eluded authorities after a standoff in Austin last month was arrested in Minnesota Lake Friday afternoon. A SWAT team entered the building where 23-year-old Thomas Kendricks III had been hiding out …

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    10 Feb 14
  • Exercise

    Governor Dayton has proclaimed 2014 the “Year of Worksite Wellness” in Minnesota, and officials are challenging CEOs to get on board with their companies. Susan Bishop with the state Health Department says the focus is …

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    10 Feb 14
  • CHS

    A Minnesota-based energy, grain and food cooperative has bought the fertilizer business and related assets of a river transportation service company based in northeast Louisiana. CHS Inc. says that the purchase brings eight river terminals …

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    10 Feb 14
  • Bloodmobile3

    The constant need for blood continues, and the American Red Cross is holding multiple blood drives in the area this week. The Bloodmobile will be at Peace Lutheran Church in Hutchinson from Noon to 6 …

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    10 Feb 14
  • News – February 8

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    08 Feb 14
  • SpringfieldSchoolFiretruck

    The Springfield School was closed Friday after 30 elementary students were taken to the Springfield Mayo Hospital Thursday morning with what had been thought to be carbon monoxide poisoning. All of the students have since …

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    07 Feb 14