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  • BankRobbery

    A bank in Hastings was robbed on Tuesday, and authorities say the suspect in that robbery has a nearly identical description as the suspect in a bank robbery in St. Peter that occurred last week. …

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    30 Dec 11
  • Fraud

    A Grove City man was sentenced to 120 days in jail on Wednesday and ordered to pay back the more than $47,000 he was accused of swindling from the Kandiyohi County Recycling Center. 32-year-old Gregory …

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    30 Dec 11
  • Deutsche Telekom charged by SEC in bribery case

    (Reuters) – Deutsche Telekom AG, a Hungarian unit and three former executives were charged by a U.S. regulator in a corruption case involving bribery of government officials in Macedonia and Montenegro. The Securities and Exchange …

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    29 Dec 11
  • Volkswagen employees inspect an 2012 Passat in the assembly finish department in Chattanooga Tennessee, December 1, 2011.

    (Reuters) – The United Auto Workers union is staking its future on the kind of struggle it hasn’t waged since the 1930s: a massive drive to organize hostile factories. This time, the target is foreign …

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    29 Dec 11
  • A man waits to speak with a job recruiter during a job fair in New York

    (Reuters) – New claims for unemployment benefits rose last week but the underlying trend continued to point to improving labor market conditions as the factory sector in the Midwest held firm in December. The growth …

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    29 Dec 11
  • Gustavus

    Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter is hosting a series of 6 lectures throughout the Month of January commemorating the US-Dakota War of 1862. Gustavus had just opened its doors for the first time in …

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    29 Dec 11
  • Fire

    New Ulm firefighters were called out to a truck fire Wednesday night on Highway 14 on the west end of town. The milk truck had pulled to the side of the road across from the …

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    29 Dec 11
  • Shoplifting

    A Waseca County woman and her teenage daughter face criminal charges after allegedly attempting to steal over a thousand dollars worth of perfume from a Mankato business. 34-year-old Angela Nicole Soto Beltran of Otisco and …

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    29 Dec 11