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  • Fire

    The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a structure fire early this (Monday) morning at the Leon Willaert farm on 391st Avenue. When fire crews arrived the wood shop was fully engulfed in …

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    04 Jul 16
  • Skalbekken Park

    Beginning on Tuesday Renville County will begin a project to resurface County Road 10 starting at the Minnesota River and ending on U.S. Highway 212. This route will be closed and a detour will be …

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    04 Jul 16
  • Sleepy Eye Lake Trail

    Crews put the finishing touches on a newly constructed part of the Sleepy Eye Lake Trail in time for the holidays. A year ago Mathiowetz Construction of Sleepy Eye began constructing a new trail along …

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    04 Jul 16
  • Route 66

    Due to interest by the public regarding former State Highway 66 route markers, the signs will be available for purchase on Blue Earth County’s eBay site. Those interested can bid on the signs beginning Monday, …

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    04 Jul 16
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    04 Jul 16
  • Madelia Strong

    A man accused of interfering with the firefighting efforts the night of the Madelia fire has made a plea deal.  Bryce Gary Weiss pleaded guilty Friday to one count of DWI.  He was charged in …

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    02 Jul 16
  • Road construction

    As of Friday afternoon at 3 pm, the reconstruction roadway and utility project on North Front Street in New Ulm moved to Phase 2 which is from 9th North to 10th North Street.  This opened …

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    02 Jul 16
  • Police lights

    Law enforcement officials continue to search for a suspect involved in a high-speed chase Thursday night on Brown County Road 29 between New Ulm and North Home Township.  New Ulm Police recognized a man driving …

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    02 Jul 16