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  • Highway14

    A Minnesota Department of Transportation independent consulting team met with local leaders and law enforcement officials on Wednesday concerning the stretch of Highway 14 from New Ulm to Mankato. New Ulm Mayor Bob Beussman was …

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    20 Jan 12
  • MNDeptOfHealth

    State health officials are reporting a slight increase in reportable adverse events in Minnesota hospitals and surgical centers. The Minnesota Health Department’s Diane Rydrych says the total number of adverse events rose from 305 in …

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    19 Jan 12
  • Vikings

    Just days before lawmakers launch their 2012 session, Governor Dayton is pushing all parties to reach agreement on an acceptable site for a new Vikings stadium. Dayton says the Vikings’ preferred site – Arden Hills …

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    19 Jan 12
  • NewUlmEagles

    Representatives of the New Ulm School District will be holding a public meeting this (THU) evening to discuss the possible change to a 4-day school week. The cost-cutting idea is being considered for implementation next …

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    19 Jan 12
  • NaturalArea

    Minnesota farmers are getting a program that’s “first” in the nation.  US Ag Secretary Tom Vilsack, EPA Administrator Lisa Jackson and Governor Mark Dayton signed an agreement Tuesday that launches a new pilot program in …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Dollars

    Governor Dayton on Tuesday unveiled his $775-million bonding package for public works projects. His proposal includes improvements at colleges and universities, a new State Emergency Operations Center, flood mitigation grants and a dolphin tank at …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Radon

    Radon Action Month continues in Minnesota and across the nation, and homeowners in Redwood and Renville counties can now acquire free radon kits through the month of January. The Department of Health recommends that all …

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    18 Jan 12
  • Darek Jon Nelson

    A 24-year-old man is now charged with fatally stabbing an 18-year-old woman outside the Montevideo pizza restaurant where they both worked. Darek Nelson was charged with 2nd-degree murder, 1st-degree manslaughter and 2nd-degree assault Tuesday in …

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    18 Jan 12