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  • FloodLevee

    The timeline for constructing a permanent flood levee in the City of New Ulm was laid out during a public meeting on Monday. More than 2 dozen New Ulm residents attended the informational meeting detailing …

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    25 Oct 11
  • Flu1

    Minnesota has recorded its first case of influenza for the season. The department of health has confirmed that a 26-year-old woman from Olmsted County contracted the A (H3) strain of the flu virus, which appears …

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    13 Oct 11
  • Munt

    A Burnsville man who murdered his ex-wife in a Mankato parking lot last year began his life sentence on Friday, and surrendered custody of his 3 young children, who witnessed the killing. 35-year-old Joel Marvin …

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    11 Oct 11
  • Cold (1)

    The state’s Cold Weather Rule goes into effect this Saturday. The law protects utility customers in Minnesota from getting their heat shut off through April 15th, although it does not mean that customers do not …

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    11 Oct 11
  • Fatal

    The Minnesota State Patrol has completed its investigation into a double fatality accident in New Ulm this past July that involved a New Ulm police officer. The accident occurred July 8th on North Garden Street …

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    05 Oct 11
  • Burglary3 (1)

    A 20-year-old Belle Plaine man made an appearance in court Tuesday on a felony burglary charge stemming from the theft of $450 worth of candy. Bradley Scott Christensen is accused of breaking into the Belle …

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    05 Oct 11
  • Fire

    A 16-year-old girl is in custody facing possible arson charges. The rural Amboy teen was arrested Sunday evening in connection with a pair of fires in southwestern Blue Earth County that appeared to be intentionally …

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    03 Oct 11
  • Munt

    The second phase of Joel Munt’s trial begins today. Defense attorneys are set to argue that Munt was insane when he fatally shot his ex-wife Svetlana Munt in front of his three children in a …

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    26 Sep 11