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  • Roadwork

    The North Mankato City Council will discuss nearly $3.7 million in proposed borrowing to finance the local share of the Highway 14 project today. The council’s meeting last week was postponed a week to crunch …

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    26 Sep 11
  • Munt

    The second phase of Joel Munt’s trial begins today. Defense attorneys are set to argue that Munt was insane when he fatally shot his ex-wife Svetlana Munt in front of his three children in a …

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    26 Sep 11
  • EmilioCampo

    The Madelia Chamber of Commerce presented the community’s annual “Oscar Sorbel Hometown Hero” award to a fallen soldier this year. The award is presented every year as part of the re-enactment of the capture of …

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    24 Sep 11
  • GFWiPads

    The use of iPad personal computers for GFW High School students was deemed such a success in it’s first year last year that it has now been expanded to include GFW students in every grade …

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    24 Sep 11
  • Bridge

    A new report issued Friday detailing the number of deteriorating bridges in the state puts Sibley County at the top of the list. More than 1 in every 4 bridges in Sibley County are categorized …

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    24 Sep 11
  • Crash

    One person was hurt in crash with a semi-truck on Highway 22 north of Beauford Friday afternoon. It happened at about 4:15pm at the intersection with 169th Street. 62-year-old Luetta Groen of Blue Earth was …

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    24 Sep 11
  • Flooding

    Today (FRI) marks the 1-year anniversary of heavy rains that caused severe flooding across the local area. The communities hit the hardest by the flooding included Truman, St. James, Madelia, St. Peter and New Ulm …

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    23 Sep 11
  • PropertyTax

    The elimination of Minnesota’s Homestead Residential Market Value Credit next year will cause property taxes in Sibley County communities to rise by as much as 15%. The tax credit was cut as part of the …

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    23 Sep 11