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  • Fire

    A house fire has claimed the life of a woman in Fairmont.  The home was engulfed in flames when firefighters arrived Sunday morning and some neighbors were evacuated.  The body of a 61-year-old female resident …

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    09 Sep 14
  • Fatal

    A small airplane crashed soon after take off near Montevideo killing the two brothers aboard.  The Chippewa county Sheriff’s Office says the crash occurred around 3:45 Sunday afternoon in a soybean field on the northern …

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    09 Sep 14
  • RedCross

    The Red Cross Bloodmobile is making a couple of stops in the area this week including in New Ulm.  The bloodmobile continues at Vogel Fieldhouse today from 1 – 7 and Thursday from 8 – …

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    04 Sep 14
  • Marktplatz Mall

    New Ulm’s Marktplatz Mall has returned to effectively having one owner.  No bids were entered Wednesday morning for the property’s sale at the Brown County Sheriff’s Office so the property was automatically sold to Minnetonka-based …

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    04 Sep 14
  • Springfield

    The Springfield City Council approved a tax collectible in 2015 at over $939,000, which is a 5% increase over the past year.  The council’s decision regarding the budgets came after a series of meetings in …

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    04 Sep 14
  • CrimeScene3

    An argument that police say got out of hand Sunday morning has resulted in two Arlington men facing felony charges.  Police say a disagreement led to a male being assaulted.  Samuel Helms  and Joshua Frauendienst …

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    04 Sep 14
  • HospitalPatient

    There’s been little change in the condition of an MSU-Mankato student who fell from a parking garage in Milwaukee in August.  Giovanni Quiroz was taken off sedation but remains in a coma in a Milwaukee …

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    03 Sep 14
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council gave final approval to the urban chicken ordinance during their meeting Tuesday evening.  The action followed a second reading of the ordinace with additional changes made by the council.  One …

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    03 Sep 14