Matt Krueger enjoys guiding firefighters through training

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Helping others learn the different aspects of firefighting and rescue techniques comes “second nature” for Milroy Fire Department Chief Matt Krueger Krueger provides training and software support for the Transportation Asset Management Systems at Minnesota Department of Transportation. ...

Young chefs serve up creativity

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MARSHALL — There was a flurry of activity at the workstations set up in Southwest Minnesota State University’s Recreation/Athletic facility. Groups of area high school students hustled to chop vegetables, create the perfect sauces, and plate delicious-looking meals within a time limit. ...

Marshall man arrested after police standoff

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MARSHALL — A 63-year-old Marshall man was taken into custody late Wednesday night after a standoff involving Marshall Police and the regional Emergency Response Unit, Marshall Police said. Traffic on part of East Main Street was blocked off for about six hours Wednesday, while law ...

Busy weekend of events ahead in Marshall

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MARSHALL — Upcoming weekend events in Marshall will bring a little something for everyone, from kids and families, to adults looking for a night out. Saturday will mark the return of the area Youth Sports and Activity Expo at the Red Baron Arena. Prairie Home Hospice and Community Care ...

‘Rain sets us up for a good start’ for planting

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NEW ULM — Brown County Corn and Soybean Board member and seed dealer Justin Remus of rural New Ulm was busy with other board members in his shop Wednesday, sorting seed corn for county corn test plots. A couple inches of rain that recently fell in the area makes him hopeful about spring ...

Laumann charged with attempted murder in Marshall standoff

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MARSHALL — Criminal charges have been filed against the man arrested after a multi-hour police standoff on East Main Street in Marshall this week. Paul Kenneth Laumann, 63, made his first appearance in Lyon County District Court via Zoom on Friday. Laumann is charged with first degree ...