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  • RS fiber1

    The RS Fiber Cooperative fiber optic broadband officially broke ground Wednesday in Sibley County. According to Administrative Director for the project Tony Brummer the opportunity to offer broadband to rural communities with metro area speeds …

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    09 Jul 15
  • painted hydrants

    Fire hydrants in New Ulm are being prepped and primed for local artists to begin painting them. The idea began when a local resident visited Milaca and saw artistic designs painted on their fire hydrants. …

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    09 Jul 15
  • popcorn

    The smell of fresh popped popcorn will greet visitors and residents again as the Brown County Historical Society brings back the popcorn wagon limited days this summer. New Ulm’s popcorn wagon will be located outside …

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    09 Jul 15
  • Vikings

    The Blue Earth County Historical Society is putting the finishing touches on an exhibit designed to showcase the 50th consecutive Minnesota Vikings training camp in Mankato. Temporary donations of training camp memorabilia from area residents …

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    09 Jul 15
  • House fire

    Occupants of a house on 400 North Franklin have been displaced after a lightning strike started the home on fire early Monday morning. Owner of the home Kim Janke had recently moved in with her …

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    08 Jul 15
  • rabbits

    The New Ulm City Council passed a motion at Tuesday’s meeting limiting the number of rabbits one residence can have to four. The decision for this restriction comes on the heels of a decision by …

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    08 Jul 15
  • Georges fine steaks

    New Ulm city officials determined the tables out in front of George’s Fine Steaks were non compliant with the city cafe codes after they received a complaint. The issue related to the restaurants liquor license. …

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    08 Jul 15
  • Sleepy Eye lake trail

    The City of Sleepy Eye’s plans to construct a bike trail along State Highway 4 North and sleepy Eye Lake continue to move forward. the project was tabled last month as the city obtained assurance …

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    08 Jul 15