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    A New Ulm man has been charged with felony theft in Brown County Court for allegedly stealing thousands of dollars in cash and electronics from his former roommate. 22-year-old Tyler Patrick Happke is accused of …

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    02 Oct 13
  • USGovernmentShutdown

    Minnesota government officials have activated a special contingency team to assess the potential impact of the federal government’s partial shutdown. Minnesota Management and Budget Commissioner Jim Schowalter took the step Tuesday. He says it’s too …

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    02 Oct 13
  • NUCityCouncil2

    The New Ulm City Council spent a good amount of time Tuesday evening discussing the penalties for liquor license violations. The debate centered around whether to increase the fines for establishments caught selling alcohol to …

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    02 Oct 13
  • SchoolStudents

    Newly released ratings are giving Minnesota school officials a sense of optimism. The state released its Multiple Measurement Ratings on Tuesday.  Nearly 560 schools increased their test scores by at least ten percentage points over …

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    02 Oct 13
  • FatalCrash2

    The State Patrol continues to investigate a crash on Highway 12 east of Dassel Monday that left one person dead. It happened at shortly after 7am Monday just east of Meeker County Road 6. A …

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    01 Oct 13
  • CrimeScene3

    Authorities are investigating the discovery of a body in a ditch near Lonsdale. The body was found at about 4:30pm Monday in Rice County’s Wheatland Township. No other details have been released at this time. …

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    01 Oct 13
  • Cuffs

    The death of a 42-year-old man in Annandale over the weekend was ruled a homicide, and authorities have now made 2 arrests in connection with the death. Officers were called to the Annandale home of …

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    01 Oct 13
  • Judge

    A Danube man has been sentenced to 5 years of supervised probation and time served in jail for the financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult in Springfield. 65-year-old Terrance John Rickers pleaded guilty to the …

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    01 Oct 13