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  • Pig

    Martin County has a pink ice skating pig mascot and is selling Bacon Capital USA merchandise for a Bacon Capital USA promotion. A committee has plans to increase the visibility of the pig and the …

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    18 Dec 17
  • Mary Hoffmann

    The Sleepy Eye Ag Teacher has been elected as Region 3 Vice President to the National Association Agriculture Educators board recently. Mary Hoffmann served as Region 3 secretary of the board for the past year. …

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    18 Dec 17
  • Sibley East School

    Sibley East Choir members will get to experience something new in the turn of the new year.  The JV and Concert Choir will be performing the National Anthem at the Target Center for a Timberwolves …

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    16 Dec 17
  • St. Peter

    Residents of St. Peter will see a tax increase this year.  The St. Peter City Council has set the levy at an 8.35-percent increase for the construction of sidewalks, Minnesota Square Park pavilion and Community …

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    16 Dec 17
  • counterfeit money

    The holiday season is here and counterfeit money in $100 dollar denominations have been presented to merchants in St. James.  The St. James Police Department says all cashiers should have counterfeit markers.  If a suspicious …

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    16 Dec 17
  • Renville County

    The BOLD School Board is considering reducing their superintendent search to someone willing to take the position on a part-time basis.  Superintendent John Dotson offered school board members the proposal to work at either one-half …

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    16 Dec 17
  • fatal  car crash

    The Renville County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an accident near Hector that claimed the life of a man from Cohasset, Minnesota.  Officials say they received a report of a vehicle lying on its roof in …

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    16 Dec 17
  • Buckshots Bar

    The employee who claimed a Butterfield bar was robbed this fall is now being charged with falsely reporting a crime. 31-year-old Matthew James Rinne was charged Wednesday in Watonwan County District Court with misdemeanors for …

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    15 Dec 17