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  • FatalCrash

    It’s been a deadly year on Minnesota roads so far in 2014, and a deadly month. Authorities say that at least 19 people have died on our roadways since March 1st. Local State Patrol Spokesperson …

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    18 Mar 14
  • Mugshot Processed -

    A Catholic Priest who served in Blue Earth and Winnebago pleaded guilty to 2nd-degree Criminal Sexual Conduct on Monday. 47-year-old Father Leo Koppala was accused of inappropriately touching an 11-year-old girl at her home last …

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    18 Mar 14
  • JonHansenII

    A New Ulm man facing multiple felony charges after numerous marijuana plants were allegedly discovered in his home last month is seeking to have the case dismissed. One of the attorneys for 33-year-old Jon Hansen …

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    18 Mar 14
  • MNSecurityHospital

    The Minnesota Department of Human Services has budgeted $1.8-million for the possible costs of a court-ordered evaluation of the state sex-offender program. A federal judge last month told a panel of experts to review the …

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    18 Mar 14
  • CollinPeterson

    Minnesota Congressman Collin Peterson announced Monday that he will seek a 13th term in the US House. The 7th District Democrat says there’s plenty of work left to do including flood retention projects, implementing the …

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    18 Mar 14
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council is holding a public hearing on this summer’s proposed Utility, Street and Alley Improvements during its meeting this (TUE) evening. The streets slated for improvements include sections of South Franklin, …

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    18 Mar 14
  • BrownCountyCourthouse

    The Brown County Board today (TUE) will be considering the purchase of 7 new computers for sheriff’s department squad cars. The county would be using DWI forfeiture funds to purchase the more-than $26,000 in computer …

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    18 Mar 14
  • RSFiber

    Efforts to bring high-speed internet and phone service to Renville and Sibley County communities continue, and the RS Fiber Cooperative is holding a series of public meetings this week to update residents on the status …

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    18 Mar 14