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  • HometownHero

    A young lady from Mankato has been awarded this month’s KNUJ hometown hero. Nine-year-old Olivia Jacobsen formerly of the Morgan and Franklin area was visiting her grandmother Diane Jacobson in Fairfax in July. Her grandma …

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    13 Aug 15
  • christiansen2

    An undercover video taken at a Christensen Farms hog facility in Luverne allegedly supports evidence to show hogs being abused and neglected. The video released Tuesday was taken this spring and summer by a member …

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    12 Aug 15
  • criminal charges

    Arrest warrants were issued for a St. Peter man the day before he collided head-on with a semi at the Sturgis rally and was killed. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension had been investigating 57-year-old …

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    12 Aug 15
  • sex-offenders

    A 68-year-old man who has spent 20 years in the Minnesota Sex Offender Treatment Program will be released after a special court panel granted his placement in a residential facility in Olmsted County. The Olmsted …

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    12 Aug 15
  • phonescam

    The Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a report Tuesday of an attempted telephone scam. A resident received a call informing them they were being sued. The telephone number was identified on Caller ID as the …

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    12 Aug 15
  • Nicollet County

    The Nicollet County Board of Commissioners approved the settlement payment to Flynn Company of Dubuque, Iowa, as outlined in a lawsuit settlement. On Tuesday the board approved the required $100,000 dollar payment. Flynn filed suit …

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    12 Aug 15
  • ChristensenFarms

    Christen Farms of Sleepy Eye announced Friday that it has suspended seven employees and is conducting a full internal investigation after learning of possible improper animal care at a hog farm facility in Luverne. CEO …

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    11 Aug 15
  • MarijuanaLeaves

    A New Ulm man accused of running a marijuana growing business out of his home made a plea deal Monday with prosecutors. Jon Hansen II pleaded guilty to possession of marijuana and received a stay …

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    11 Aug 15