The Sleepy Eye Herald Dispatch

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Updated Jan 28, 2015 at 1:36 PM

Last week, the New Ulm/Sleepy Eye varsity boys hockey team played a game at the Sleepy Eye Ice Arena. This was the first time in many years the team has played a game here in town. 

Updated Jan 21, 2015 at 11:03 AM

Last week, I asked people what their favorite board game is for The Inquiring Photographer. I got some good responses, such as Candy Land, Sorry, and Checkers. I do have to say I play some mean Candy Land. Lord Licorice...

Updated Jan 21, 2015 at 8:34 AM

The pomp. The pageantry. The politics. The promises. The participants.

Updated Jan 14, 2015 at 10:49 AM

A trip home from work last Thursday, Jan. 8 in the midst of a blizzard and, at times, whiteout conditions, revealed to me the importance of heeding winter weather warnings.

Updated Jan 14, 2015 at 9:39 AM

In a group dynamic, sometimes you have to sacrifice the ideal to achieve the acceptable.

Updated Jan 14, 2015 at 9:29 AM

One of the first of many great films coming out in 2015 is American Sniper, starring Bradley Cooper and it will finally be shown in theaters starting tomorrow.

Updated Jan 7, 2015 at 11:43 AM

When the North Pole tilts away from the sun, winter reigns over the Northern Hemisphere. The sun is low in the sky and days are short. It's freezing cold and usually a layer or two or three of snow blankets everything.

Updated Jan 7, 2015 at 10:16 AM

The discussion of possibly expanding the NFL postseason has been in the works for the past couple of years. Now it looks like a 14-team playoff format will soon become a reality.

Updated Jan 6, 2015 at 8:43 AM

Why is food fraud acknowledged but not addressed?

Updated Dec 31, 2014 at 9:02 AM

Wow, I can’t believe it’s already 2015. I had a pretty good year in 2014. My highlight, of course, was traveling to Brazil and seeing the World Cup. Although last year had some awesome moments, I believe 2015 will...

Updated Dec 30, 2014 at 9:14 AM

An earlier-than-usual spike in influenza cases has many people holding their breath and taking extra precautions to stay healthy this holiday season.

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