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  • Two Children Won’t Testify in Munt Case

    Only one of three children who were with their mother when she was shot and killed in Mankato will be allowed to testify at the trial next week. Joel Marvin Munt goes on trial for …

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    08 Sep 11
  • NaturalArea

    Blue Earth County has been awarded a $25,000 grant from the Department of Natural Resources to purchase 41-acres of public land off the Red Jacket Trail. The Blue Earth County Board had previously approved the …

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    07 Sep 11
  • FoodShelf

    Demand is up at the Redwood Area Food Shelf, and supplies are down, so the public is being asked for help. Many food shelves around the area have seen near-record usage this summer, including in …

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    07 Sep 11
  • Cuffs

    A Le Sueur man faces criminal charges after “pocket-dialing” 911…while in the middle of a drug deal. Blue Earth County dispatch received a 911 call at about 3:45 Monday morning, but there was no response …

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    07 Sep 11
  • FatalAccident

    A Lake Crystal teen was sentenced to 10 days in jail on Tuesday for providing alcohol to his 18-year-old girlfriend prior to her fatal drunk driving crash. 19-year-old Cody Jared Oldenborg pleaded guilty to gross …

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    07 Sep 11
  • Rollover

    A Fergus Falls teen was injured in a rollover accident in Redwood County Tuesday evening. 16-year-old Summer Vogl lost control of her 2004 Buick on Eagle Avenue in Johnsonville Township and the vehicle rolled and …

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    07 Sep 11
  • PropertyTax

    The Brown County Board on Tuesday unanimously approved a proposed tax levy increase for next year of 1%. The small increase was seen as a way for the county to maintain it’s financial reserves as …

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    07 Sep 11
  • PlaneCrash

    Authorities have released more information on a plane crash that took place near the Winsted Airport on Monday. The plane crashed in a cornfield about a mile from the airport after taking off from Eden …

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    07 Sep 11