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  • Two tornadoes were confirmed in Sunday nights storm. One was located 2 miles northwest of Lake Crystal. Another was confirmed by law enforcement near Judson.

    Sunday’s storms packed a punch with several counties being hit with high winds, damaging hail and lighting. The National Weather Service issued a Tornado Warning for Blue Earth County around 10:30. There were 2 confirmed …

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    10 Jul 17
  • police chase

    A Kasota man is charged after leading police on a high-speed chase with his motorcycle. Authorities were trying to pull over 22-year-old Colin Chabot of Kasota around 7:30 a.m. Thursday morning on Highway 22. During …

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    10 Jul 17
  • car accident

    An unknown vehicle stopped to make an illegal u-turn on Highway 169 causing an accident Sunday morning near St. Peter. The state patrol says a GMC Acadia driven by 62-year-old Dale Edward Lange of St. …

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    10 Jul 17
  • Taco Johns_New Ulm

    The New Ulm Fire Department was called to Taco John’s restaurant Saturday evening for a fire in the shed behind the restaurant that housed a dumpster and a grease receptacle. The fire department was call …

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    10 Jul 17
  • German Park Concert Series

    The German Park Concert Series continues tonight with the Lonny Carpenter Band. Monday night concerts begin at 7 p.m. at German Park. Refreshments will be available. The New Ulm Puppet Wagon puts on a performance …

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    10 Jul 17
  • Truman woman facing felony theft charge

    A Truman woman is facing a felony theft charge from Subway in Fairmont where she worked as a shift manager. Thirty-seven-year-old Rachel Ruth Menssen’s responsibilities at Subway included completing bank deposits on the weekends and …

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    10 Jul 17
  • Highway 22 detour changes today

    The Highway 22 detour will change starting today. The detour will be moved from the intersection with County Road 90 south to County Road 10. The Highway 22 reconstruction will continue through the summer of …

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    10 Jul 17
  • New Ulm attorney named Rising Star

    An attorney at Berens, Rodenburg & O’Connor in New Ulm has been named a Rising Star Attorney by Super Lawyers magazine. Jeremy M. Berg is a shareholder and vice-president at the law firm. He focuses …

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    10 Jul 17