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Buffalo woman dies following McLeod County crash

McLEOD COUNTY, MN – The McLeod County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-vehicle crash in the area of 120th St and Dairy Ave. Tuesday, March 2 at 5:31 p.m., according to the McLeod County Sheriff’s Office. Also responding were the Glencoe Police, Minnesota State Patrol, Glencoe Fire, Plato Fire, and Allina ambulance.

Vehicle #1 is a 2013 Ford Taurus owned and driven by Rosemary Braun, age 73, of Waconia. Vehicle #2 is a 2009 Nissan Altima owned and driven by Whitney Nelson, age 23, of Buffalo.

Both drivers and passenger were transported to the Glencoe Hospital for injuries sustained. Nelson was airlifted to the Hennepin County Medical Center where she later died.

All occupants were wearing their seatbelts. This case is still under investigation.

Lester Prairie school bulletin Friday, Feb. 26

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Hwy. 25 virtual open house scheduled

CARVER COUNTY, MN – MnDOT has scheduled a virtual open house to inform residents about a Hwy. 25 project that includes improvements n Watertown, and re-paving from Mayer to Norwood Young America. Attendees will have the opportunity to meet project representatives, review information, and askquestions. There will be a formal presentation followed by questions and answers. The virtual open house will take place Thursday, March 4 at 5 p.m. Link: CLICK HERE

LP approves TIF district, grant application

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Lester Prairie City Council, during a special meeting Feb. 23, approved the establishment of a Tax Increment Financing (TIF) district.

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HL building glows purple for Buffalo community

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Howard Lake Wine & Spirits glowed purple recently, in honor and memory of the victims of the attack that took place at the Allina Clinic in Buffalo Feb. 9.

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Winsted rural service district process clarified

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As reported previously, the Winsted City Council authorized the mayor and city clerk-treasurer to execute a settlement agreement with Winsted Investment LLC, related to the establishment of a Rural Service Tax District for Parcel Identification No. 21.014.0300 and 21.023.0100.

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