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Highway 14 bills moving ahead in legislature

The Corridors of Commerce bill that will include funding for completing work on Highway 14 through Dodge County is mo

Breaking News: Fatal crash in Owatonna claims life of woman

A woman from the Twin Cities has died in a two-vehicle crash on Interstate 35 in Steele County.

Planning commission OKs feedlot ordinance changes

Feedlots again took center stage in Dodge County last week as the county Planning Commission approved changes to the

Slippers for vets

Her hands and fingers may not be as nimble as they once were, but that doesn’t keep Jean Farr from doing something sh

New Leader takes over United Way

A leadership change has taken place at one of the county’s largest non-profit organizations, but it’s someone who is

Eye see; therefore I shoot

Brant Hemingway, of Ellendale, has been taking pictures full time for the past 20 years, but the interest started lon

Pesticide recertification

A group of area farmers found themselves back in the classroom recently as they attended a University of Minnesota Ex

Youth 1st making a difference in community

What started as a small non-profit, is growing into a well-known organization, and companies are beginning to notice.

‘Coaches vs. Cancer’ raises $2,275 for American Cancer Society

Amidst a competitive game, Owatonna and Rochester Mayo High School fans cheered for a common cause, as the Owatonna H

Baker doesn’t let diabetes hold her back

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Arsonist sent to prison for nearly five years

A man convicted of torching his own house on fire in Ellendale more than three years ago will spend almost five years

Tollefson reaches 1,000 points

Five days after reaching, 1,000 career points, Spencer Tollefson led the New Richland-Hartland-Ellendale-Geneva boys

What happened in Vegas is not going to stay there

Las Vegas’ slogan of “What Happens Here, Stays Here,” may hold true for most people, but a group of women from Bloomi

Fire victim questions response time

As a Steele County family rebuilds from a devastating house fire, they are left wondering if the damage from the blaz

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