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  • RoadClosed

    While the weather remains relatively mild in southern Minnesota, the Minnesota State Patrol temporarily closed Interstate 94 in northwestern Minnesota Wednesday morning after at least four semis slid on the icy road and blocked traffic. …

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    01 Dec 11
  • Dollars

    The latest state economic forecast will be released Thursday, and reports say Minnesota could face a budget deficit of between half-a-billion to a billion dollars. Earlier this year, the battle over the budget closed down …

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    30 Nov 11
  • PowerLine1

    A Minnesota energy cooperative recently spent $437 million to build a coal-burning power plant in North Dakota. Now it plans to shut it down. Great River Energy says a combination of factors caused it to …

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    30 Nov 11
  • Snowmobile

    A 19-year-old from New London has been sentenced to 62 days in jail and 5 years of probation for stealing a snowmobile last March. Jake Andrew Doty was also ordered to complete 150 hours of …

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    30 Nov 11
  • JamesBinger

    A convicted sex offender living in New Ulm is back in custody after allegedly exposing himself to another person recently.

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    30 Nov 11
  • DinoBastian1

    A Sex Offender Community Notification Meeting is taking place in New Ulm today (TUE). Level 3 Sex Offender Dino Bastian will be living on the 200 Block of North Minnesota Street in New Ulm following …

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    15 Nov 11
  • Vote

    *DISTRICT: New Ulm, LEVY AMOUNT/LENGTH: Additional $725 per pupil for 10 years, *RESULT: No–2,493 Yes–2,184

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    09 Nov 11
  • Wicklund

    An Elk River man who admitted to killing his ex-girlfriend in her Kasota apartment last year was sentenced to life in prison on Wednesday. 24-year-old Tyler Andrew Wicklund pleaded guilty to 1st-degree murder with intent …

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    03 Nov 11