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  1. Children's safety at risk onlineRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Sentinel

    ... of children, youth and family ministries at Trinity Lutheran Church in Blue Earth, teamed up with the Faribault County Sheriff's Office and Blue Earth Police Department to cover the topic. According to Jacobson, it began about a year ago, when she ...

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  2. County Board hires engineerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Faribault County Register

    They selected Mark Daly to fill the position which was left vacant by former county engineer John McDonald. Daly's first day with the county will be on March 30. The new engineer will be coming to Faribault County from Andover.

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  3. 'Jane Doe' no moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | The Faribault County Register

    ... techniques to try and find out her identity. "We knew that if this didn't work, nothing would," says Faribault County Chief Deputy Scott Adams. "And then we would never know her identity." But, it did work, and last Tuesday morning the Minnesota ...

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  4. Ruben Rosario: She refused to fold until slain Minnesota 'Jane Doe' was ID'dRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | TwinCities

    ... been done. That is all that matters." Busha's nude, decomposed body was found by a farmer May 30, 1980, in Faribault County while he was checking clogged and flooded drainage on his property after a rainstorm. She had been strangled with a nylon ...

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  5. New transit board hires directorRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Sentinel

    "We started out with 13 applicants, and we went down to six," said Faribault County Commissioner Tom Loveall. "We had a very detailed questioning, which was a bit grueling."

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  6. Faribault Co. OKs ditch bidRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Sentinel

    Faribault County commissioners on Tuesday heard from Kyle Sammons of consulting engineer I&S Group concerning bids to improve county ditch 26. The board voted to accept a low bid of $809,766 from Hodgman Drainage Company of Claremont. The goal is to repair some pipes that are rusting and concrete pipes that are pulling away from each other.

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  7. Woman slain by trooper ID'dRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 18 | Sentinel

    ... unable to determine her identity. CASE?CLOSED?- Photos of murder victim Michelle Busha are displayed as Faribault County Sheriff Michael Gormley, right, addresses a news conference Tuesday at the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension in St. Paul. DNA ...

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  8. DNA identifies woman slain by Minnesota trooper in 1980Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Marshall Independent

    ... that her family was surprised to learn she was in Minnesota. Jerry Kabe, former chief deputy sheriff in Faribault County and a former lead investigator on the case, said Nelson was in Texas when he admitted to killing an unidentified woman in ...

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  9. Bay City woman killed in 1980 identified after 35aRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | KHOU-TV Houston

    ... May 30, 1980, Busha's body was discovered badly beaten in a ravine off Interstate 90, east of Blue Earth in Faribault County. She was reported missing in Texas on May 9. It wasn't until nine years later that Robert Leroy Nelson, a former Minnesota ...

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  10. DNA finds 1980 Minnesota murder victim was missing Texas teenRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | Vallejo News

    ... remains, officials told a news conference. "This is a case of not 'Who done it?' but 'Who was she?'" Faribault County Sheriff Michael Gormley said, adding that learning her identity was as important as solving her murder. The Bay City, Texas, ...

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  11. Ruben Rosario: Victim deserves a name, Doe group saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | TwinCities

    ... systems manager at Mankato State University. Anderson, of Blue Earth, Minn., knows Gerald Kabe, a retired Faribault County deputy sheriff who was assigned the Jane Doe case during the first year of her discovery. Last summer, Kabe informed Anderson ...

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  12. Texas Teen Identified as Woman Killed By Minn. Trooper in 1980Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | KSTP

    ... was found May 30, 1980. Her body was dumped in a ravine off Interstate Highway 90 east of Blue Earth in Faribault County. The National Center for Missing and Exploited Children created a new sketch based on a new scull scan and x-rays from the ...

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  13. Wanted: aerial fire truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Faribault County Register

    ... the next step would be to get in touch with Clark township and to have the city attorney draw something up. Faribault County commissioner Bill Groskreutz updated the council on various items, one of them being the elevator in Wells which needs to be ...

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  14. For sale: W'bago auctioning off vacant city lotsRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Faribault County Register

    ... and was set at a minimum of $250. The council approved the minimums and agreed to post the lot sale in the Faribault County Register as well as potential posting a notice in various places around town. "The results are very favorable,"?Ziegler said. ...

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  15. Going once, going twice...SOLDRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | The Faribault County Register

    ... 11 a few weeks later. Of course, the first mention of him and his special abilities came in a story in the Faribault County Register when his parents purchased the stockyard in Blue Earth a year ago. What makes this boy so extraordinary? This year ...

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  16. Buc girls advance in Section bracketRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 8 | The Faribault County Register

    ... also had two steals and two assists. The Bucs played MCW on Friday, however, that game took place after the Faribault County Register's deadline and results will be featured in the next issue. MCW had advanced to the second round by defeating ...

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  17. County facing more building demolition costsRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 8 | The Faribault County Register

    However, the Faribault County Commissioners are finding this will not be the last they hear about old buildings in the county. At their meeting last Tuesday, they accepted a conveyance of ownership of a piece of land which the owner intended to forfeit.

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  18. Cooking with classRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | The Faribault County Register

    Mexican night may sound like a special in a local restaurant, but in this case it was the focus of a low-income cooking class. June Sorensen, the SNAP-Ed Educator for the Faribault County Extension Office, has spent the past few Thursday nights teaching parents some cooking and nutritional tips at Hope United Methodist Church in Blue Earth.

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  19. Experts weigh in on Truman projectRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | Sentinel

    Bill Fahey of Northland Security explained the general obligation utility revenue bonds. Northland Security will help issue the bonds for the project.

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  20. Iraq veteran hired as new assistant service officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Faribault County Register

    ... Assistance Council for Veterans (MAC-V), and now, he is the first assistant veterans' service officer for Faribault County. Weinandt works alongside Faribault County Veterans' Service Officer Dave Hanson to provide veterans in the county with the ...

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