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  • murder-investigation

    Authorities say a man found dead along a gravel road in a rural area of Steele County is being investigated as a homicide. The body of the unidentified man was located in northeast Owatonna Sunday …

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    28 Jun 16
  • Le Sueur Henderson school district

    An assistant principal at Owatonna High School is likely the next principal of Le Sueur Hender Middle High School. Superintendent Brian Gersich is recommending Nicole Adams to fill the position. The school board is expected …

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    28 Jun 16
  • Franklin

    At one time the city of Franklin was home to four daycare providers. By the fall of 2015, two had closed and word on the street was that the third would be closing soon. A …

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    28 Jun 16
  • Jim Jensen

    Written by Terri Melheim Earning the honorary title of “Colonel” a local New Ulm businessman graduated from the World Wide College of Auctioneering. Jim Jensen successfully completed the course of instruction and training covering all …

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    28 Jun 16
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    28 Jun 16
  • Veteran Suicide Awareness

    A group of people marched from North Mankato to New Ulm Sunday to bring awareness to veteran suicide. Once the marchers entered the city limits of New Ulm the New Ulm Battery fired 23 cannon …

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    27 Jun 16
  • Blue Mound State Park

    (Learfield/St. Paul)The DNR has decided against rebuilding a dam at Blue Mound State Park near Luverne in southwestern Minnesota. Heavy rain and flooding severely damaged the structure in 2014, draining the lake behind it. The …

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    27 Jun 16
  • Road construction

    A Highway 4 project through St. James is ready to move forward. Construction is scheduled to begin July 18th and will continue into 2018. Minnesota Department of Transportation representatives and St. James city staff as …

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    27 Jun 16