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  • Court

    The Minnesota Supreme Court has set oral arguments for July 17th on a petition to remove a constitutional amendment from the November ballot that would require voters to present photo IDs at the polls. The …

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    07 Jun 12
  • Vote

    There was a flood of last-minute filers for public office this week as Tuesday’s deadline to file approached. St. Peter State Representative, Democrat Terry Morrow now has an opponent for the November election after rural …

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    06 Jun 12
  • Chammy

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday voted to let a horse stay at it’s home in the city, for now, but City Attorney Hugh Nierengarten informed the council that city code will need to …

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    06 Jun 12
  • RobertReinhart1

    A New Ulm man accused of embezzling around $100,000 in funds from 2 Brown County organizations made his initial appearance in court on Tuesday. 59-year-old Robert James Reinhart is accused of taking approximately $92,000 from …

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    06 Jun 12
  • TentCaterpillar

    What seems like millions of forest tent caterpillars are being found throughout Minnesota in recent weeks, but experts say this year’s defoliation is not yet “the big one.” Department of Natural Resources officials say it’s …

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    06 Jun 12
  • Fatal

    One person is dead after their car collided with a grain truck Tuesday afternoon near the City of Cottonwood. The accident happened at the intersection of Highway 23 and Lyon County Road 9 just southwest …

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    06 Jun 12
  • RossHenderson

    An 18-year-old St. James man has begun the long road to recovery after losing a leg in an accident with an auger last week. Ross Henderson was working at a feed mill when his foot …

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    06 Jun 12
  • CreditCardFraud2

    A New Ulm woman accused of charging nearly $9,000 worth of purchases on her ex-boyfriend’s bank card has been sentenced to 20 days in jail and 5 years on probation for the crime. 29-year-old Michelle …

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    06 Jun 12