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  • StPeterStateHospital

    Minnesota’s only hospital for mentally ill and dangerous patients is in turmoil. Most of the experienced psychiatric staff have reportedly either quit or been fired at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter. A total …

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    31 Jan 12
  • Medal1

    An Arlington couple were recently selected to receive the city’s Darwin Mathwig Community Service Award. Dave and Dee Czech were chosen for the honor because of their community spirit, service, and dedication. It is presented …

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    30 Jan 12
  • Bloodmobile

    National Blood Donor Month wraps up this week with a few Red Cross Bloodmobile stops around the area. Eligible donors can give the gift of life on Tuesday at the Faith Lutheran Church in Janesville …

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    30 Jan 12
  • SleepyEye

    The last in a series of meetings concerning the possible change to a 4-day school week for the Sleepy Eye School District takes place today (MON) . The cost-cutting idea is being considered for implementation …

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    30 Jan 12
  • LifeLiving2012

    The 36th annual Life Living Series continues this (MON) evening in New Ulm. The second of the series of 3 informational sessions is titled “Loving Myself…Regardless: Nurturing The Treasures Within.” Sisters Kay and Michelle will …

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    30 Jan 12
  • ZebraMussels

    Carver County officials say that starting this spring, all boats entering Lake Minnewashta will be checked for zebra mussels. It’s the first time the state Department of Natural Resources has given a local government authority …

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    30 Jan 12
  • Fire

    A fire in Vernon Center that destroyed most of a one-story home is being blamed on a spontaneous chemical combustion. Investigators say the fire began on the back porch of the home after rags used …

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    30 Jan 12
  • ChrisFarris1

    The sentencing of a St. Peter man accused of killing his infant son was delayed Friday. 28-year-old Christopher Farris pleaded guilty to 2nd-degree murder in Nicollet County Court in late November. The 3-month-old boy died …

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    30 Jan 12