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  • NehlsParkTower

    The New Ulm Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday learned that the construction of a new water tower in the city’s Nehl’s Park is slightly behind schedule.  PUC Planning and Development Engineer Pat Wrase says that …

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    28 Aug 13
  • GeorgeRohrich

    St. Peter’s River’s Edge Hospital and Clinic has a new CEO. The hospital commission approved the contract of George Rohrich last week, and the St. Peter City Council gave its approval Monday night. The 26-month …

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    28 Aug 13
  • RedwoodSwaybackBridgeRenovation

    The restoration of the nearly-75-year-old swayback bridge in Redwood Falls is underway. The Ramsey Park bridge was designed to withstand flooding by allowing floodwaters to flow over the top of it, but the many years …

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    28 Aug 13
  • ATVRollover

    A Monticello man has died of injuries suffered in an ATV accident early Saturday in Wright County. Authorities say 22-year-old Jacob Bills lost control at an intersection in Monticello Township and crashed. Bills was taken …

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    27 Aug 13
  • DeerHighway

    A 25-year-old Elysian woman was hospitalized this (TUE) morning after crashing her truck on Highway 22 when she swerved to avoid a deer. Katharine Dagle was driving a 2002 Chevy Trailblazer southbound on 22 at …

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    27 Aug 13
  • CriminalSex

    A 41-year-old St. Peter man has been accused of attempting to have sex with a 12-year-old girl. One count of criminal-sexual conduct was filed against William Sjerven on Monday in Le Sueur County Court. This …

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    27 Aug 13
  • WilliamKibble

    A Level 3 Predatory Offender moved to the City of Morgan last week, and authorities will be conducting a Community Notification Meeting to alert the public later this week. 48-year-old William Albert Kibble relocated to …

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    27 Aug 13
  • Detour

    Motorists in Renville County will encounter a daylong detour on Highway 19 between Morton and Franklin this Thursday. The detour follows Highway 71 to County Road 2 and County Road 5, then Highway 19. The …

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    27 Aug 13