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  • Judy Beech

    A city councilor who was passionate about the progress and history of Sleepy Eye passed away Wednesday from a rare blood disease. Seventy-six-year-old Judy Beech was a fourth generation descendant of one of the city’s …

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    31 Jul 15
  • MissingPerson

    Authorities in Le Sueur County are asking for the public’s help in locating a 34-year-old Kasota man who was last seen Tuesday night. Christopher Lee Shelton’s family reported to deputies he has been suffering from …

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    31 Jul 15
  • Asiana buffet fire

    In March fire consumed Asiana Buffet in Mankato. A sign was placed on the door shortly after the fire saying they would be open soon. Due to a delay in insurance money, the restaurant is …

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    31 Jul 15
  • MNDeptEdu

    Local school districts mirrored statewide results for the 2015 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment test scores that were released Thursday by the Minnesota Department of Education. Overall, statewide data shows reading scores generally remained constant or increased …

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    31 Jul 15
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    31 Jul 15
  • Kidnapping

    The Sleepy Eye Police Department received information Wednesday of an attempted child abduction. According to authorities a young female was approached at South Park the previous evening while alone around 7. The male party was …

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    30 Jul 15
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    A man and a woman in St. James have been charged with drug and theft crimes. St. James police charged 22-year-old Francisco Lopez and 21-year-old Taylor Henry after a search warrant revealed methamphetamine, the prescription …

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    30 Jul 15
  • Brianna Hoppe

    Authorities are asking for the public’s help in locating a teen runaway who was last seen a week and a half ago. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension says Brianna Hoppe left her home in …

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    30 Jul 15