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  • Fort Ridgely State Park

    The Department of Natural Resources announced today (Friday) the golf course at Fort Ridgely State Park in Fairfax will stay open through Labor Day weekend. The agency originally planned to close the course July 6, …

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    17 Jun 16
  • plea deal

    A former employee of AgQuest Financial Services in Morgan has pleaded guilty to a Federal wire fraud charge in U.S. District Court in Minneapolis. Diane Marie Eiler was charged with one count of wire fraud …

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    17 Jun 16
  • prostitution

    Three people were charged with numerous felonies Thursday in connection to a prostitution sting in North Mankato. Thirty-one-year-old Chris Ryan Vierra of Turlock, California was charged with 8 felonies related to soliciting a child for …

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    17 Jun 16
  • counterfeit money

    Fairmont Police are warning the public that counterfeit money is circulating through the town. The department was notified several couterfeit $100 bills turned up in deposits made to banks by area businesses. Authorities say the …

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    17 Jun 16
  • Not guilty

    A Morgan man has been acquitted of sexual conduct charges in Redwood County District Court. Travis Dale Woodford was accused of sexual contact with a child. The alleged incident occurred in Morgan in September. The …

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    17 Jun 16
  • CADA

    Minnesota Secretary of State Steve Simon gave CADA an award. The Committee Against Domestic Abuse was awarded for its reliability and consistency with victims in the Safe at Home program. The program is designed to …

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    17 Jun 16
  • courtw

    The state Court of Appeals has upheld the conviction of a former Le Center man who was found guilty of attempting to rob and kidnap a woman in Mankato’s Kohl’s parking lot in 2013. Twenty-two-year-old …

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    16 Jun 16
  • 4

    With the Twins’ season in the tank, it is hard to find a deserving candidate to represent the team at baseball’s fast-approaching All-Star Game. Joe Mauer is having a respectable season, but he is batting …

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    16 Jun 16