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Daycare providers honored at evening event

If you are a working parent of young children then you know exactly how important quality, reliable, caring and affordable daycare is. And how hard it is to find it. There is a huge shortage of childcare slots both in our area as well as across the state, especially for infants. And, if you are…

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New school records set for the Blackhawks

It was an exciting evening on Tuesday, Jan. 14, when the Madelia Blackhawks boys basketball team hosted the Alden Conger Knights. The home team jumped out to an early lead and never looked back. By the time the game was over, the score was 102-59 and the crowd and the team were ecstatic. The news…

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Snow emergency could mean your car will get towed

Lee Zion • Lafayette Nicollet Ledger Snow is piled Monday afternoon along Main Avenue in Lafayette, in preparation for it to be moved.   A few days before the snowstorm came, the city of Lafayette debated how to better clean up the snow — and that could mean towing cars off Main Avenue. Cars would…

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