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  • SpellingBee

    The last Minnesotan was eliminated from the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington DC during the semi-final round on Thursday. Thirteen-year-old Mark Kivimaki of Edina correctly spelled his Round 5 word, “ebullition” – defined as …

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    30 May 14
  • Graduation

    High school graduations continue this weekend around the local area, with a total of 14 area schools holding their ceremonies over the next few days. School districts with graduation taking place today (FRI) include: Cedar …

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    30 May 14
  • GreenIsleCommunitySchool

    The Green Isle Community School is holding it’s 2014 Elders’ Celebration this (FRI) evening. Green Isle Community School Director Mary Menne says that two elders are chosen every year, and students write an original play …

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    30 May 14
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    30 May 14
  • FatalCrash

    Two people were killed in a head-on collision on Interstate 35 just north of the Iowa border Wednesday evening. It happened at around 6:45pm in Freeborn County. A Mercury Sable driven by 46-year-old Kirt Schmidt …

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    29 May 14
  • RailroadTracks

    A body was found on some railroad tracks in Martin County Tuesday morning. The body of 69-year-old Warren James Allen of Blue Earth was found at around 11am Tuesday near the intersection of 310th Avenue …

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    29 May 14
  • Fire

    A fire at an Eagle Lake mobile home community Tuesday night destroyed an office and living area, and killed 2 family pets. No one was in the home when the fire broke out, except for …

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    29 May 14
  • GarrettLoudermilk2

    A St. James man was sentenced to time in prison this week in Brown County Court for burglary and escape from custody charges. 33-year-old Garret Dean Loudermilk was accused of stealing over $7,000 worth of …

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    29 May 14