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  • stop distracted driving

    A new tool designed to end distracted driving has been developed and released by a Minnesota man. CELLslip, designed by Mitch Bain of Sartell, will elminate distracted driving by allowing the driver to concentrate on …

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    18 Nov 16
  • Firefighters

    The Springfield Fire Department fought a grass fire in the Department of Natural Resources wildlife management area Sunday afternoon. Some private property and crop land was involved in the fire. Comfrey Fire Department was called …

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    17 Nov 16
  • State security hospital

    The Le Sueur County Board has agreed to revise a proposed ordinance restricting where sex offenders can live within the county. This proposal was born from concerns over a plan the Department of Human Services …

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    17 Nov 16
  • Le Sueur County

    Landowners on German Jefferson Lakes in Le Sueur County have come up with a solution to get their septic systems in compliance by the end of 2017. The Le Sueur County Board recently passed a …

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    17 Nov 16
  • Thanksgiving_Travel

    Triple A projects that 48.7 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home this Thanksgiving, an increase of one million travelers compared with last year. This year’s increase in travel is spurred by …

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    17 Nov 16
  • Redwood Hospital

    Redwood Area Hospital has been recognized by iVantage Health Analytics and the National Organization of State Office of Rural Health for overall excellence in Quality and Financial Strength, reflecting top quarter performance among all rural …

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    17 Nov 16
  • Living and Dying in America   –  By Glenn Mollette

    Living and Dying in America By Glenn Mollette We are fortunate to live and die in America. Billions of people have died from starvation in third world countries. Millions have died in war torn places …

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    16 Nov 16
  • car accident

    One person was injured Tuesday evening when a vehicle rear-ended a Case Combine on Highway 14 in Blue Earth County. The state patrol says the combine, driven by 23-year-old Colin J. Abrahamson of Mankato and …

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    16 Nov 16