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It was a full house at Le Sueur City Hall Monday night. Residents on Coventry Road came out in droves to a public hearing Oct. 14 to put a stop to a city proposal to open the Coventry intersection on Elmwood Avenue/Hwy. 112.

If there’s any proof that the Boy Scouts can build lifelong friendships, it’s Tom Stenson and Joe Hobson. The two Le Center natives recently celebrated their 60th anniversary of becoming Eagle Scouts as high school sophomores back in 1959.

Who should Le Center’s recycling system work for — growing families or older adults with fixed incomes? That was the underlying question looming over the public hearing at City Hall Wednesday, Oct. 9.

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The Madelia invite last Thursday was a rainy affair, but for the Mankato Loyola/Cleveland boys team, it was business as usual.

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Clipper fans who made the trip to Mayer on Friday will probably remember Mayer Lutheran 54, Cleveland 0 more for the snowstorm and less for the Clippers’ performance.

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Snow is no stranger to Minnesota, even if it is early October. With temperature in the low to mid 30s at game time, fans bundled up to proudly cheer on the Titans as they played the Belle Plaine Tigers at homecoming.

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Life is full of wishes, though not all wishes come true, and none without a cost. Gustavus Adolphus College’s latest theatrical production, “Into the Woods,” delves into what happens when wishes are pursued.

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The Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) is seeking community feedback on design concepts for a construction project in 2022 that includes approximately a half-mile of Hwy. 169 from Broadway Avenue to Union Street.

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Democrat Dan Feehan plans to challenge Republican Rep. Jim Hagedorn for the First Congressional District in 2020, and he got things started with kickoff events in Mankato and Rochester Sunday.

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The Le Sueur Farmers Market is growing past its roots this year. Organizers Karen Wagner and Angel Ingles aim to turn the market into a place where vendors can sell homemade goods beyond fruits and vegetables.

The Tri-City United girls soccer team (0-4) ended its first ever season the same way it began: with a tough loss against Cannon Falls. In the section playoffs Saturday, Oct. 6, the Titans fell 10-0 to Cannon Falls, the same score from of their first game of the season.

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Starting with a CFD fire truck and followed by the elementary students, a deluge of orange and black rumbled past the school and down Sixth Street Friday afternoon before taking a left turn on Broadway. Next came the homecoming royalty and floats from grades 7-12.

“We’ve had a lot of really fun days,” said Le Sueur-Henderson biology teacher Jeremy Goltz. As one of the new members of this year’s faculty, it’s his first time at a Le Sueur-Henderson Homecoming. “Very hectic today in the classroom. On Friday, since students are very excited to get to the …

After a short-lived, year-long retirement, Faribault couple Del and Julie Spronk couldn’t resist getting back into private assisted living. After having previously owned and operated assisted living communities for the past 30 years, the Spronks are returning the industry with a new home in …

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Hy-Vee, in a Thursday press release, provided additional information about the payment card incident first reported Aug. 14. This following information further explains the incident, the measures the company have taken, and some steps customers can take in response.

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In a ceremony this week, Le Sueur-Henderson High School named its 2019 Homecoming king and queen: Seth Hardel and Gail Warner. The remainder of the court includes Nolan Maczkowicz, Will Becker, Tommy Gupton, Tanner Hartmann, Callie Miller, Keely Olness, Morgan Goettlicher and Lauren Gregersen.

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ST. PAUL — Former teacher and veteran Dan Feehan on Tuesday, Oct. 1, announced that he would again challenge U.S. Rep. Jim Hagedorn for his 1st Congressional District seat in 2020.

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A 10 year-old boy died Sunday after being hit by a swing set near Le Sueur.

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One man was injured in a two-vehicle crash on Hwy. 22, just south of St. Peter in Le Sueur County Monday.

Residents of Le Sueur County are expected to pay into a higher levy this year. At a Sept. 24 meeting, the Le Sueur County Board of Commissioners voted to set the preliminary levy at $22.9 million, increasing the total levy $2 million, or 11%, over last year. The levy will not be finalized un…

The Le Center American Legion Post 108 took the time to celebrate 100 years of history on Sept. 28. Saturday, event-goers plated games, got their faces painted and listened to live music in honor of Post 108’s centennial anniversary.

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Community groups from across the state of Minnesota were awarded $163,500 in arts grants on Friday, Sept. 13 by the Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council. Of the 25 groups that received funding, two are from Le Sueur County, four from Nicollet and three from Waseca.

In the face of an increasing public demand for programs and activities, the Ney Nature Center asked the Le Sueur County Board of Commissioners Sept. 17 to provide additional funds to pay for more staff hours. The center hopes that the funding could help the center expand and welcome more people.

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