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  • distrcit 88

    The Independent School District No. 88 (New Ulm Public Schools) referendum passed in Tuesday’s Primary. The unofficial vote total resulted in the referendum not passing with 2413 no votes, and 2364 yes votes. However, Precinct …

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    13 Aug 14
  • Crash2

    A two-vehicle crash Tuesday, on the HWY 169 Detour north of St.Peter at the intersection of Nicollet County 20 and Highway 22, turned fatal on. 70 year old Thomas Wendelschafer, of St. Peter was driving …

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    13 Aug 14
  • Convicted Logo

    A Sleepy Eye man was convicted on Tuesday. 70 year old, Marvel E. Harder of felony 1st degree criminal sexual conduct. He was fined $2,686, including $581 in restitution and committed to the Minnesota Department …

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    13 Aug 14
  • FoodShelf

    The New Ulm Area Emergency Food Shelf and Second Harvest Food Bank will be distributing food today. They will be at 1305 S. Valley Street, and they will have produce, fruit, bakery items and potatoes, …

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    12 Aug 14
  • johnson-park-new-ulm

    The Park and Rec Department agreed to a cooperative agreement with the New Ulm Baseball Association (NUBA) to create a Master Plan for Johnson Park. The park is still being used heavily, but the restrooms …

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    12 Aug 14
  • Daniel Venn

    A Gustavus Adolphus College student was named recently one of the top 11 most influential college students in the US by “degreesource.com” for his volunteer work during what would have been his final year as …

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    12 Aug 14
  • distrcit 88

    The school board of Independent School District No. 88 (New Ulm Public Schools) referendum will be on the ballot of the August 12th Primary today. District 88 is asking for $46.9 million to purchase land …

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    11 Aug 14
  • Detour

    The expected 3 week long detour and closing of 169 begins today. All traffic will be detoured onto Broadway Avenue in Saint Peter, Nicollet County Road 20 and Sibley County Road 8. Also note the …

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    11 Aug 14