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    A group of choir students from New Ulm High School will be performing at the Glockenspiel today (WED) as they prepare to leave for Costa Rica later this week. The New Ulm High School Choir …

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    21 Jun 12
  • CarChase

    A 22-year-old man was arrested this week after allegedly stealing a car and leading police on a brief car chase that ended just west of Eagle Lake on Highway 14. Kevin Schwietz is accused of …

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    21 Jun 12
  • Nibbe1

    A Lake Crystal woman accused of murdering her husband pleaded guilty Wednesday. 35-year-old Jennifer Nibbe has been in custody since shortly after the August 31st, 2010 killing of James Nibbe at the couple’s home south …

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    21 Jun 12
  • Fireworks2

    Summertime is officially here, and this coming weekend promises to be one of the busiest of the season around the local area. There are a total of 6 community festivals taking place in the KNUJ …

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    21 Jun 12
  • Burglary1

    Police in Sleepy Eye are investigating multiple incidents of burglary and vandalism that have taken place at downtown businesses in recent days. A total of 6 such incidents were reported Wednesday morning. Windows or doors …

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    21 Jun 12
  • SWAT

    A rural Blue Earth County man arrested by the regional SWAT Team last week has been charged with felony terroristic threats. The Minnesota River Valley Tactical Team confiscated several firearms from the home of 53-year-old …

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    21 Jun 12
  • BUICheckpoint

    Department of Natural Resources officials are cracking down on drunk boating as a part of the nationwide “Operation Dry Water.” The penalties for boating under the influence range from a $1,000 fine to jail time. …

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    21 Jun 12
  • UnderageDrinking

    The Redwood Falls City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved a Social Host ordinance for the community. The new law gives Redwood Falls police the right to issue citations and fine responsible parties when underage people …

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    21 Jun 12