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  • AmyKlobuchar1

    US Senator Amy Klobuchar will be visiting several local communities this coming Monday. The senator will meet with local veterans as well as community leaders, and participate in Memorial Day observances. Klobuchar will be at …

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    26 May 12
  • VikingsStadium

    A new Vikings stadium was passed by the Minneapolis City Council on Friday on a 7-6 vote. Prior to the vote, council members debated the effects of a new stadium on taxes and jobs — …

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    26 May 12
  • MichaelBrodkorb1

    The legal tab for the Minnesota Senate over the firing of a high-ranking staffer is now over $46,000, and counting. That’s the total for work by an outside attorney retained to defend the Senate over …

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    26 May 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved increases to district activity passes. Superintendent Harold Remme says the costs of a Family Activity Pass will increase by $50, although it remains a good …

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    25 May 12
  • DNRCatchPhrase1

    The DNR has a new catch-phrase in its war on invasive species: “Don’t Move A Mussel.” Conservation officers will be out in force this holiday weekend looking for boaters who fail to make sure they …

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    25 May 12
  • Flu

    Health officials say it’s safe to say the end of the flu season is finally here. There were no hospitalizations over the past week, or outbreaks at school or nursing home facilities. The Department of …

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    25 May 12
  • RobertReinhart1

    A New Ulm man faces multiple counts of felony theft for allegedly taking nearly $100,000 from the Brown County Agricultural Society and the New Ulm Baseball Association while serving as Treasurer of the organizations. 59-year-old …

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    25 May 12
  • Arson

    A 27-year-old Morton woman has been sentenced to nearly 5 years in prison for starting a fire at a Redwood Falls trailer park earlier this year. Kimberly Marie Cloud pleaded guilty to 1st-degree arson in …

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    25 May 12