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Faribault Man Sentenced For Stealing $400K From Employer

A 39-year-old Faribault man was sentenced Tuesday in federal court for stealing more than $400,000 from his employer, money he then used to build his nearby lake home.

04/30/2013

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Faribault Man Wrote Nearly $500K In Checks To Himself

A 39-year-old Faribault, Minn., man pleaded guilty on Wednesday to writing 127 fraudulent checks to himself, stealing more than $400,000 from his employer and using the cash to build a lake home in Elysian, Minn.

01/16/2013

Elysian Tornado Damage March 19, 2012

Safety Official: Act As If It’s Already Tornado Season

Monday night’s tornado in Elysian, Minn., a small town in southeastern Minnesota, is a reminder that severe weather can happen this early in the year.

03/21/2012

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Minnesota Teen To Compete In London Paralympics

A young basketball star from Elysian, Minn. will be competing on a world stage.

03/12/2012

Sandra Bathke, 70, was arrested on suspicion of bank robbery. (credit: LeSueur County Sheriff's Office)

Minn. Bank Robber To Repay Bank, County

The owners of Elysian State Bank claimed they were owed $7,800 as a result of Sandra Bathke’s robbery last December. But Bathke’s attorney and an assistant Le Sueur County attorney agreed on $1,500 in restitution.

05/18/2011