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  • SpringPlanting

    There is some planting that is being done across southern Minnesota. Ag Extension Educator Christian Lillienthal with the Nicollet County Extension office says even though it’s been cool and dry, there are a couple of …

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    16 Apr 15
  • Brown_trout

    The Minnesota DNR stocked a number of area creeks this week in preparation for the stream trout fishing opener set for Saturday. Fort Ridgley Creek in Renville County, Rasmey Creek in Redwood County and Spring …

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    16 Apr 15
  • Sibley Park Zoo

    The summer residents at Sibley Park Zoo in Mankato have returned. The zoo welcomed sheep, ponies and alpacas Wednesday. Over the next few weeks the park expects to have more than 30 different species of …

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    16 Apr 15
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    16 Apr 15
  • RedCross

    The American Red Cross Bloodmobile has a couple of stops in the area today (Wednesday).  It will be at the Brownton Community Center and also at the Nicollet American Legion from 1 – 7.  Thursday, …

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    15 Apr 15
  • Arlington

    The Arbor Day Foundation has designated the city of Arlington as a Tree City USA for the 7th year in a row.  City Administrator Liza Donabauer says city staff attend tree-related classes and the city …

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    15 Apr 15
  • BrownCounty

    Brown County employees held an Employee Recognition Tuesday night with dinner and an award ceremony at the New Ulm Community Center.  The Safety Award for 2014 was presented to the Public Health Department and accepted …

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    15 Apr 15
  • Turkey

    State officials continue tracking outbreaks of avian flu, reporting Tuesday they’ve found infections in eight more commercial turkey flocks, including the first-detected cases in Le Sueur, Swift and Redwood Counties.  Minnesota Agriculture Commissioner Dave Frederickson …

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    15 Apr 15