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  • DaveSenjem1

    The Minnesota Senate has a new Majority Leader. Following a daylong private meeting, Senate Republicans on Tuesday selected Dave Senjem of Rochester as their leader. Senjem is a retired environmental affairs officer for the Mayo …

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    28 Dec 11
  • Dollars

    The Brown County Board on Tuesday approved salary increases for elected and appointed county officials. The County Commissioner salary for 2012 was increased by $500 to $21,250, but the board agreed to lower their per-diem …

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    28 Dec 11
  • NewUlmSeal

    The New Ulm Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday approved rate increases for both Water and Wastewater for the upcoming year, and approved the 2012 PUC budget. The biggest changes in PUC rates will be in …

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    28 Dec 11
  • ATV

    One person was injured when 2 all-terrain-vehicles crashed in Renville County Monday afternoon. The accident occurred at shortly before 2pm on 210th Street 4 miles northwest of the City of Renville in Ericson Township. 44-year-old …

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    27 Dec 11
  • Temperature

    The day after Christmas was warm and windy in Minnesota, with record high temperatures being set across the state. New Ulm hit 54 degrees on Monday, breaking the old record high of 49 degrees set …

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    27 Dec 11
  • Fatal

    The State Patrol says it was a 15-year-old who was driving an SUV that caused a deadly four-vehicle crash near Willmar on Saturday. The teen’s name and condition have not been released. The accident killed …

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    27 Dec 11
  • Temperature

    The unseasonably warm temperatures of the past few days continue today (MON) across much of Minnesota as the majority of the state wraps up it’s first “Brown Christmas” in five years. Sunday was also the …

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    26 Dec 11
  • FatalAccident

    A 29-year-old Redwood Falls man was killed in a multiple vehicle accident Saturday morning in Kandiyohi County. Justin Gustafson was a passenger in a vehicle that was rolled onto in an accident at the intersection …

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    26 Dec 11