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  • Tiara

    New royalty was crowned in the City of Gibbon over the weekend as part of the annual Gibbon Fireman’s Dance at the South 80 Social Circle. Crowned Miss Gibbon 2011 Saturday evening was Alicia Evenson, …

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    19 Sep 11
  • Homecoming

    The High School Homecoming season gets into full swing this week with a total of 10 area school districts holding Homecoming festivities. Schools celebrating their Homecoming this week include: Belle Plaine, Lake Crystal Wellcome Memorial, …

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    19 Sep 11
  • DAV

    Disabled veterans in southern Minnesota are getting some extra help this week in keeping up with changes in their benefits. The Disabled American Veterans’ Mobile Service Office is offering free help during its upcoming tour …

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    19 Sep 11
  • Wrobleski1

    An 11-day manhunt that extended across Renville, McLeod, Meeker and Kandiyohi Counties came to an end early Sunday morning when authorities apprehended 37-year-old Matthew James Wrobleski of Willmar. Wrobleski is a suspect in more than …

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    19 Sep 11
  • hy

    The New Ulm Special Olympics “Wild Bunch” National Softball Champions and area law enforcement officers are on the roof of the New Ulm Hy-Vee until 5pm today (SAT) to raise funds to recoup the cost …

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    17 Sep 11
  • peli

    A southern Minnesota man is charged with destroying hundreds of federally-protected white pelican chicks on land he farms about 30 miles south of Mankato. 59-year-old Craig Louis Staloch, of Minnesota Lake, is accused of smashing …

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    17 Sep 11
  • truck

    A New Prague man is in critical condition following a car crash on Highway 19 Friday afternoon. It happened at shortly after 3pm at the intersection with Red Wing Avenue near New Prague. An eastbound …

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    17 Sep 11
  • Wrobleski1

    Authorities are now offering a reward for assistance in capturing a wanted fugitive in Renville County. 37-year-old Matthew James Wrobleski remains on the run after stealing several vehicles throughout the Renville County area over the …

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    17 Sep 11