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  • Fire At Fairmont School

    Students in Fairmont were evacuated from school Friday after a fire broke out. The fire at the Lincoln School in Fairmont was reported at 9:50am. It was extinguished by 10am, but smoke from the flames …

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    28 Apr 12
  • Highway14

    The Mayor of North Mankato is asking area residents to contact Governor Dayton and state lawmakers as part of a new push for funding the expansion of Highway 14 from North Mankato to New Ulm. …

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    28 Apr 12
  • Teacher

    Despite opposition from Governor Dayton, the Minnesota House has voted to let schools lay off teachers based on their performance in the classroom and look beyond seniority in job-protection decision. If the Senate passes the …

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    28 Apr 12
  • Texting while Driving

    A New Richland woman accused of causing the death of a motorcyclist because she was texting while driving has been sentenced to perform 480 hours of community service. 23-year-old Erica Nelson was also placed on …

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    27 Apr 12
  • MotorcycleCrash

    A Trimont man was seriously injured in a motorcycle accident in Iowa this week. Vernon Handevidt was reportedly driving his motorcycle just north of Superior, Iowa when he swerved to avoid a deer. He then …

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    27 Apr 12
  • USPS

    The US Senate has decided to prop up the financially-ailing US Postal Service, meaning thousands of jobs and hundreds of post offices could stay open. In Minnesota, 117 post offices and 5 distribution facilities were …

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    27 Apr 12
  • NewUlmEagles

    The Friends of ISD 88 group is holding a special fundraising event tonight (FRI). Friends of ISD 88 Spokesperson Tamara Furth it is an adult event that include entertainment by the Concord Singers and the …

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    27 Apr 12
  • NUCityCouncil

    A total of 2 candidates have applied for the vacant Ward 2 New Ulm City Council seat. The seat is empty following the resignation of Councilor Todd Olson due to a career move out of …

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    27 Apr 12