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  • ButteredCorn

    It’s the 53rd Annual Buttered Corn Days in Sleepy Eye this weekend. Today, the festivities go from 11am to 7pm at Allison Park with music entertainment throughout the day featuring, the Sleepy Eye Concertina Club, …

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    15 Aug 14
  • Veteran

    The parents of the New Ulm veteran who committed suicide in June, shared details leading up to their son’s death publicly for the first time during a discussion of possible veteran suicide prevention legislation. Wendy …

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    14 Aug 14
  • Detours

    Motorists are advised to watch for additional stop situations on the Highway 169 detour between St. Peter and Le Sueur beginning later today (Aug. 13) and to expect additional delays. MnDOT is making adjustments to …

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    13 Aug 14
  • 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