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    The St. Peter City Council has postponed a decision on an ordinance that would allow city residents to keep up to three female chickens in their yards if they comply with permit requirements. The council …

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    12 Jul 16
  • MARL

    An Arlington man is one of 30 individuals to have been selected to participate in the Minnesota Agriculture and Rural Leadership Program. Christian Lilenthal will participate in the two-year educational experience feature nine 3-day in-state …

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    12 Jul 16
  • LakeCrystal

    City governments that want to promote sustainability face competing incentives, but fear the financial risk. A dedicated city councilor and outside staff heldped the city of Lake Crystal overcome these challenges. They did it with …

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    12 Jul 16
  • drowning

    The Brown County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a drowning reported Saturday afternoon at Mound Creek park about 9 miles west of Comfrey.  Authorities say a 23-year-old swimmer was reported missing around 2:40 Saturday afternoon and …

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    10 Jul 16
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    Brown County authorities were called to an incident Saturday evening.  Officials say a man was reported missing near the Cottonwood River landing on Brown County Road 10 near 220th Street around 7 pm.  The man …

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    10 Jul 16
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    A few area law enforcement officials noticed an uptick in illegal fireworks use over the 4th of July holiday weekend.  However, no injuries or damage was reported in the region and a few citations were …

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    10 Jul 16
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    Motorists are advised to pay attention and expect brief delays as Highway 22 from Gaylord to Highway 212 is scheduled to begin Monday, weather permitting.  Motorists should expect to encounter flaggers and a pilot car …

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    10 Jul 16
  • methamphetamine

    A Granite Falls man identified to law enforcement as “the main source of methamphetamine” in western Minnesota and eastern South Dakota has been arrested and charged with first-degree felonies for drug sale and possession in …

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    09 Jul 16