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    After over 30 years serving the Belle Plaine School District, high school principal Lowell Hoffman will be turning in his keys at the end of June. Hoffman submitted his resignation at the board meeting Monday …

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    15 Feb 12
  • OneActPlay

    Out of 194 Class 1A schools that produced One-Act Plays this year, and out of eight that performed at the state festival, only three received the distinction of a star performance – and Belle Plaine …

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    15 Feb 12
  • farmers union

    In the ongoing debate over whether or not to consolidate local Farm Service Agency offices, the Minnesota Farmers Union is voicing its opposition on behalf of its members. MFU President Doug Peterson sent a comment …

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    14 Feb 12
  • braselman1

    A man from Rosemount was tased by police after he allegedly stole cell phones and tablets from stores in Apple Valley and Lakeville and then fled from authorities. Dennis Braselman, 20, is facing felony theft …

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    14 Feb 12
  • Tri City United Titans

    The Tri-City United consolidated school board held a work session followed by a special meeting last week in which they discussed at length the possibility of offering all day, every day kindergarten. Le Center and …

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    14 Feb 12
  • gavel

    A free speech debate over an Internet blog is causing a stir in Carver County court. A motion to shut down the blog, which contains information related to several child custody battles in Carver County, …

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    13 Feb 12
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    One person is dead and four others injured after a single-vehicle accident in Kasota Township early yesterday. Le Sueur County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the crash around 2:50 a.m. on Le Sueur County Road 45 …

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    13 Feb 12
  • fish house

    A fish house broke through the ice on Cedar Lake this afternoon, partially submerging in the frigid waters and prompting a response from emergency crews who were initially unsure if anyone was in the house …

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    10 Feb 12