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  • NUCityCouncil

    The New Ulm City Council approved the city’s 2012 budget and tax levy with no further discussion on Tuesday. New Ulm’s budget for next year will be $21.5 million, and the city’s property tax levy …

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    21 Dec 11
  • WinterSolstice

    Winter officially arrives today (WED), but for much of the state it still looks a lot like fall. Autumn 2011 will be remembered as unusually dry. Temperatures were cold on occasion but mostly above normal. …

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    21 Dec 11
  • Former Mankato Official’s Wife Sentenced

    The wife of Mankato’s former Public Safety Director has been sentenced to perform 120 hours of community service after pleading guilty to felony theft. 65-year-old Mary Huettl was sentenced for the crime Tuesday. She had …

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    21 Dec 11
  • ThinIce

    Department of Natural Resources officials continue to warn of the dangers of thin ice across the state. The latest warning comes after a Fairmont man fell through the ice on a lake near Trimont Sunday. …

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    20 Dec 11
  • LiquidMorphine

    A 23-year-old Sleepy Eye Man faces felony drug charges for allegedly selling liquid morphine. Jacob L. Neid was charged with a 1st-degree controlled substance crime on Monday in Brown County Court. He is accused of …

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    20 Dec 11
  • MnDotLogo

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation has announced that the upcoming reconstruction of Highway 4 will take place on the highway’s existing route through the City of St. James. The project is being planned for 2016. …

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    20 Dec 11
  • Vote21

    Voters in parts of Martin County are heading to the polls today (TUE) for a special Primary Election. The District 1 Martin County Board seat is vacant following the resignation of Gerald Boler in September …

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    20 Dec 11
  • Gun

    Two charges of attempted murder are among the 6 counts filed today (MON) against the man accused of shooting four people at the Cook County Courthouse in Grand Marais on Thursday. Forty-two-year-old Daniel Schlienz had …

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    19 Dec 11