Blue Earth County Newswire

Blue Earth County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Blue Earth County, MN.

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  1. Minnesota man celebrates 50 years as dairy cattle judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Post-Bulletin

    In this Friday, July 27, 2018 photo, Dairy cattle judge John Schroeder talks with Emma Appel, 7, as she shows her cow Jewel with her aunt Theresa at the Blue Earth County Fair in Garden City, Minn. Schroeder has been judging dairy cattle for nearly 50 years, primarily for 4-H and FFA.

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  2. Minnesota man celebrates 50 years as dairy cattle judgeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Star Tribune

    John Schroeder had gentle suggestions for a 7-year-old with tear-stained cheeks who made her first appearance in the 4-H judging arena. "When you get big enough you want to hold her head up nice and high," Schroeder told Emma Appel as she showed her dairy cow Jewel at the Blue Earth County Fair.

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  3. Llama Show a crowd pleaserRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 11 | Journal

    Staff photo by Clay Schuldt Kliemarie Hiniters of Blue Earth County brought her alpaca "Delta Queen" to the Brown County 4-H Llama Show Saturday night. The alpaca fit it well with the other Llama, though she was a bit nervous around the hula-hoop section of the obstacle course.

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  4. Demo Derby provides big hitsRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 11 | Journal

    ... be anything more powerful than a lawnmower engine. Staff photo by Clay Schuldt Kliemarie Hiniters of Blue Earth County brought her alpaca "Delta Queen" to the Brown County 4-H Llama Show Saturday night. The alpaca fit it well with the other Llama, ...

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  5. 'I'm happy to help' sums up judge's philosophyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 9 | Post-Bulletin

    Dairy cattle judge John Schroeder talks withy Emma Appel, 7, as she shows her cow Jewel with her aunt Theresa Friday at the Blue Earth County Fair in Garden City. Schroeder has been judging dairy cattle for nearly 50 years, primarily for 4-H and FFA.

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  6. Complaint: Blue Earth County Man Told Police He Shot Neighbor's Dog for Peeing on His PropertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 6 | KSTP

    A Blue Earth County man told police he shot his neighbor's dog because it was urinating on his property, according to a criminal complaint. On June 3, the complaint states, a citizen told a Tri-City Police Department officer about a dog in the road that looked sick.

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  7. ANCA endorses Margaret Kelliher in Minnesota Democratic PrimaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 3 | Groong

    ... endorsement for a gubernatorial election in Minnesota in 2010. Kelliher grew up on a dairy farm in rural Blue Earth County, Minnesota. Following her undergraduate education, she received a Master of Public Administration from Harvard University. ...

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  8. Man, originally from New Ulm, dies in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 29 | Journal

    ... n Cities after graduation. He was living in Savage. Griebel visited New Ulm for a class reunion last week. BLUE EARTH COUNTY - A Nicollet woman was killed in a collision at about 3:41 p.m. Friday at the CR 11 and CR 50 ...

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  9. Human remains, missing man's driver's license foundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 29 | Journal

    ... iner's Office to be compared with DNA samples previously collected from family members for identification. BLUE EARTH COUNTY - A Nicollet woman was killed in a collision at about 3:41 p.m. Friday at the CR 11 and CR 50 ...

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  10. Fun and games at old storeRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 29 | Journal

    ... heritage of the Minnesota settlement of West Newton, which once existed between New Ulm and Fort Ridgely. BLUE EARTH COUNTY - A Nicollet woman was killed in a collision at about 3:41 p.m. Friday at the CR 11 and CR 50 ...

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  11. Ping Pong drop kicks off Crazy Days 2Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 28 | Journal

    ... edback the group received for this year's Crazy Days will help insure a bigger and better event next year. BLUE EARTH COUNTY - A Nicollet woman was killed in a collision at about 3:41 p.m. Friday at the CR 11 and CR 50 ...

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  12. Nicollet woman dies in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 28 | Journal

    A Nicollet woman was killed in a collision at about 3:41 p.m. Friday at the CR 11 and CR 50 intersection in Judson Township, Blue Earth County. According to the Blue Earth County Sheriff's Office, Mary Louise Blank, 70, of rural Nicollet died in the crash.

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  13. Twins Call Up Sano For Escobar After Long Stint In MinorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 28 | CBS Local

    Sheriff: 1 Dead, 2 Hurt In Car Vs. Motorhome Crash A Nicollet woman is dead after her car collided with a motorhome Friday in Blue Earth County.

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  14. Sheriff: 1 Dead, 2 Hurt In Car Vs. Motorhome CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 28 | CBS Local

    Sheriff: 1 Dead, 2 Hurt In Car Vs. Motorhome Crash A Nicollet woman is dead after her car collided with a motorhome Friday in Blue Earth County.

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  15. Walnut Grove police chief to plead guilty to agreeing to hire a minor for prostitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 27 | Marshall Independent

    ... girl. While Zeug was charged in Redwood County District Court, his court case was reassigned to a judge in Blue Earth County last year. The plea petition filed Thursday included the terms of a plea agreement for Zeug. Under the terms of the ...

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  16. What are Minnesotans' go-to summer traditions? Hint: There are quite a fewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 26 | Star Tribune

    ... to see some of the spring blooming orchids and visited Minneopa State Park and Williams Nature Center in Blue Earth County and found a number of showy orchids in full bloom on Memorial Day weekend. Minnesota has 48 species of native orchids and our ...

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  17. Other ViewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 22 | Marshall Independent

    ... a number of goods significant to the region's economy. Soybeans and pork are likely to be hit the hardest. Blue Earth County and the surrounding seven counties are the top producing counties in Minnesota for these products. The raw materials are ...

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  18. Second suspect in Blue Earth County robbery is caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | KIMT

    ... the car into the ditch and law enforcement says that's when Rexford was arrested and Vaughn ran away. The Blue Earth County Sheriff's Office and the Aurora Police Department conducted a joint investigation that led to Vaughn's arrest on Wednesday ...

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  19. Suspect on the loose after Blue Earth County robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | KIMT

    The Blue Earth County Sheriff's Office says deputies were called to the Le Hillier Quik Mark on 101 South Hawley Street on a report of a robbery. Witnesses said a male wearing a mask entered the store with a blunt object and ran away after getting some cash.

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  20. In China trade war, Minnesota impact is all about soybeansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | Star Tribune

    ... is Minnesota's main export market for soybeans, and soybeans are the state's major agricultural export. Blue Earth County soybean farmer Kevin Paap said Friday he has not yet heard of any canceled purchases. But Paap, president of the Minnesota Farm ...

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