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Project 3 Sisters given buildings

At a regularly scheduled meeting on Monday, Oct. 18, The Blue Earth City Council parted ways with local Project 3 Sisters LLC. Closure regarding the project has been long-awaited by the Blue Earth community. Rural Renaissance’s Project 3 Sisters concerns the rehabilitation of three buildings located on Blue Earth’s downtown Main Street. Project 3 Sisters was founded as a subsidiary of Rural Renaissance in 2019 for the purpose of owning the properties. The organization entered into a purchase agreement with Blue Earth and its Economic Development Authority (EDA) board to gain ...

W’bago lowering property tax hike

The Winnebago City Council held a special meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 19, to continue their discussion about Winnebago’s 2022 property tax levy. When entering into the meeting, the council ...

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COVID-19 cases rising faster on reservations in Minnesota

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Native Americans have contracted COVID-19 at two to three times the rate of white Minnesotans over the past month, according to state health officials. There are large pockets of unvaccinated people in the 18 to 49 age range in Minnesota's tribal communities and across ...

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Canada beats US 3-1 in pre-Olympic women's hockey game

By JOHN WAWROW AP Hockey Writer ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — Emily Clark scored twice, including the go-ahead goal 5:05 into the third period, and Canada beat the United States 3-1 in Game 1 of a nine-game pre-Olympic Rivalry Series between the national women's hockey teams Friday night. It was ...

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