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  • Hutchinson Extension Office to Close

    The University of Minnesota Extension Service will be closing its regional offices in Hutchinson and Fergus Falls at the end of the year. An 11-and-a-half percent reduction in state funding in the last biennium is …

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    26 Sep 11
  • Blue Earth Police Debate

    The Blue Earth City Council meeting on October third could finally decide the future of the city’s law enforcement. The council instructed city administrator Kathy Bailey to produce a job description and pay scale for …

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    26 Sep 11
  • CarCrash2

    A man was taken into custody following a crash Friday night in Mankato. According to Mankato authorities, 24-year-old James Laughter of North Mankato was driving northbound on North 6th Street when he ran the stop …

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    26 Sep 11
  • Area Blood Drives

    There will be a couple of opportunities for you to give the gift of life this week. The American Red Cross bloodmobile will be at Christ the King Lutheran Church in Mankato today from 12:30 …

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    26 Sep 11
  • Roadwork

    The North Mankato City Council will discuss nearly $3.7 million in proposed borrowing to finance the local share of the Highway 14 project today. The council’s meeting last week was postponed a week to crunch …

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    26 Sep 11
  • Munt

    The second phase of Joel Munt’s trial begins today. Defense attorneys are set to argue that Munt was insane when he fatally shot his ex-wife Svetlana Munt in front of his three children in a …

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    26 Sep 11
  • EmilioCampo

    The Madelia Chamber of Commerce presented the community’s annual “Oscar Sorbel Hometown Hero” award to a fallen soldier this year. The award is presented every year as part of the re-enactment of the capture of …

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    24 Sep 11
  • GFWiPads

    The use of iPad personal computers for GFW High School students was deemed such a success in it’s first year last year that it has now been expanded to include GFW students in every grade …

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    24 Sep 11