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  • Montgomery council meets Monday to discuss law enforcement

    A little more than a week after the Montgomery City Council terminated Police Chief John Schmidt, they will meet today (Monday) to discuss putting the sheriff’s department in charge of the police department for an …

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    10 Apr 17
  • Sibley East students will begin school a week later next year

    Due to remodeling and new construction at the Arlington campus, Sibley East Schools will resume classes the second week in September following summer break. The Sibley East School Board approved the 2017-2018 school calendar at …

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    10 Apr 17
  • Man fined for not having snake on leash in Sioux Falls

    A man was fined nearly $200 recently for not having his pet snack on a leash in a South Dakota Park. The Argus Leader reports that Jerry Kimball was ticketed for animals at large after …

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    10 Apr 17
  • Blance Elizabeth Wilson

    A Le Sueur woman who pleaded guilty to plotting to have her ex-husband killed by a hitman will spend over a decade in prison. Forty-one-year-old Blanche Elizabeth Wilson was convicted Wednesday and sentenced to 15 …

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    06 Apr 17
  • BurnBanw

    The New Ulm Fire Chief and Brown County Sheriff’s Office is reminding residents that before starting a burn, the sheriff’s office and fire chief in each fire district must be notified of the burn. In …

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    06 Apr 17
  • buffer law

    Under state law, public waterways must have a 50 foot buffer between the water and crop land and buffers on ditches are to be 16-and-a-half-feet. The county was required to make a decision whether or …

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    06 Apr 17
  • Garden Street

    The New Ulm City Council has restored parking on South Garden Street from Center to 8th South. The parking will be restored following seal coating and roadway stripping this summer. Since 2014, this segment of …

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    06 Apr 17
  • Jeff Bertrang

    The New Ulm Public School Superintendent will be honored Friday for his 29 years in the service. Minnesota State University will be inducting Jeff Bertrang into the Maverick Battalion Hall of Fame. The battalion is …

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    06 Apr 17