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  • Crops

    Minnesota’s corn crop has grown slower than the average this year, but it looks like the crop will be knee-high by the Fourth of July. The weekly crop report from the USDA says corn statewide …

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    02 Jul 13
  • Crash

    Several people were injured in a 3-vehicle crash near Garden City Sunday afternoon, but only one person was hospitalized. The crash occurred at around 2:20pm on Highway 169 just north of Garden City. A Ford …

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    01 Jul 13
  • PickupRollover

    A Mankato man was injured Sunday morning when his pickup truck ran off the road near Madelia. It happened at just before 8am on Highway 15 west of Madelia. 24-year-old Jordan Keil was driving a …

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    01 Jul 13
  • Cigarette and tabacco packs on a shelf

    Cigarettes are much more costly in Minnesota beginning today (MON). A new tax has now kicked that includes a $1.60 increase per-pack of cigarettes. The extra charge brings the total tax to $2.83 per-pack. It’s …

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    01 Jul 13
  • JeffBertrangHeadshot

    New Ulm District 88 Schools have a new superintendent as of today (MON). Former GFW Superintendent Jeff Bertrang is now the leader of District 88. This comes after the retirement of long-time New Ulm Superintendent …

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    01 Jul 13
  • GageTowersImplosion

    The implosion of the Gage Towers dormitories at MSU-Mankato over the weekend went off smoothly. The 12-story towers were safely imploded Saturday morning. Hundreds of spectators gathered to watch the buildings come down. First an …

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    01 Jul 13
  • Bloodmobile2

    The American Red Cross is holding a few blood drives around the area this week, and all blood donors have a chance to win gift cards. The Red Cross Summer of Stories campaign is helping …

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    01 Jul 13
  • ConcertInThePark

    The Monday Night Concerts in the Park continue this (MON) evening in New Ulm. Tonight’s free concert features the music of the Ken and Ken Show. It starts at 7pm in German Park, with the …

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    01 Jul 13