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Southern Minnesota mayor charged with theft from veterans fund
The Times of Blooming Prairie reports Swearingen has not been arrested. He was issued a summons to appear in court Aug. 18. According to the complaint, the secretary of the Ellendale American Legion Post discovered Swearingen had been withdrawing cash with only his signature when the secretary's signature also was required.
Adams Publishing Group buys Owatonna, Faribault and other southern Minnesota newspapers
OWATONNA, Minn. - Adams Publishing Group LLC has purchased the Owatonna People's Press, Faribault Daily News and other media properties from Huckle Media LLC The new division, APG Media of Southern Minnesota will also include the Northfield News, Waseca County News, St. Peter Herald, Le Sueur News-Herald, Kenyon Leader, Lonsdale Area News-Review, ... (more)
One injured in overnight motorcycle crash
Official reports from the Minnesota State Patrol indicate that 54-year-old Gabrick Connie of Lakeville was traveling westbound on Highway 30. Reports say Connie was taking the exit ramp heading toward I-35 northbound when he lost control of his vehicle and overturned the bike on the right side of the road.
Spring Valley Tribune
Kingsland has 'bragging rights' for fastest school bus in the south
Mike Hyland, left, who drove the Kingsland-decorated bus to a win at Deer Creek Speedway, waves to the crowd as he prepares to accept the trophy.
Hayfield hosts ZED Activity Day
Through chattering teeth, the students were all smiles for a chilly 24th annual Zumbro Education District Activity Day on May 16. Hayfield hosted the traveling event this year.