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  • Ambulance

    Recently a 5-month-old infant from Geneva was found unresponsive in a crib and a woman with local ties performed CPR saving the baby’s life. Lisa Besser, daughter of Vic Roepke of Courtland, found the unresponsive …

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    26 Dec 16
  • Nicollet County

    The Nicollet County Attorney is a finalist for a judgeship in Mankato. The Commission on Judicial Selection recommended Michelle Zehnder Fischer as one of 3 candidates for the governor’s review. A vacant referee position in …

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    26 Dec 16
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    24 Dec 16
  • New Ulm High School

    The New Ulm District 88 Board of Education certified its 2017 levy which increased by point-94 percent over 2016.  Total amount of the levy is over $7.9-million.  The levy makes up about 20-percent of the …

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    23 Dec 16
  • Flu Shot

    Flu activity is slowly but surely picking up across the state.  Over the last reporting week, 13 people were hospitalized and there were seven school outbreaks.  Kris Ehresmann with the Minnesota Department of Health says …

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    23 Dec 16
  • State security hospital

    The Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter has earned its full operating license back, five years after it was put on a conditional license due to staff overusing seclusion and restraints to treat patients there. …

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    23 Dec 16
  • Miguel Vasquez

    A Springfield man facing trial for murdering his girlfriend in 2014 is in custody at the Brown County Jail after being at the St. Peter Security Hospital for a mental evaluation.  Miguel Vasquez was sent …

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    23 Dec 16
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    A Madison Lake man has been charged with two counts of felony criminal sexual conduct for sexually assaulting two children he babysat several years ago. Twenty-one-year-old Jacob John Kennedy was charged Wednesday. According to the …

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    22 Dec 16