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  • New Ulm Water Tower

    The Airport Water Tower reconditioning project is underway. MK Painting Inc. was awarded the project by the Public Utilities Commission in April. The original coating of paint from when the tower was constructed in 1988 …

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    15 Aug 14
  • ButteredCorn

    It’s the 53rd Annual Buttered Corn Days in Sleepy Eye this weekend. Today, the festivities go from 11am to 7pm at Allison Park with music entertainment throughout the day featuring, the Sleepy Eye Concertina Club, …

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    15 Aug 14
  • Veteran

    The parents of the New Ulm veteran who committed suicide in June, shared details leading up to their son’s death publicly for the first time during a discussion of possible veteran suicide prevention legislation. Wendy …

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    14 Aug 14
  • SantaSummer

    The Sertoma Club of New Ulm will hold its annual Santa in the Sumer fundraiser on Thursday at the Brown County Fairgrounds from 4 to 7 pm. Sertomans will also be serving hamburgers, hot dogs, …

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    14 Aug 14
  • Detours

    Motorists are advised to watch for additional stop situations on the Highway 169 detour between St. Peter and Le Sueur beginning later today (Aug. 13) and to expect additional delays. MnDOT is making adjustments to …

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    13 Aug 14
  • distrcit 88

    The Independent School District No. 88 (New Ulm Public Schools) referendum passed in Tuesday’s Primary. The unofficial vote total resulted in the referendum not passing with 2413 no votes, and 2364 yes votes. However, Precinct …

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    13 Aug 14
  • Firefighters

    A house fire in Gibbon on Monday was most likely caused by a pickup in the garage. Tony Weber and Tom Matray arrived home from work when they noticed smoke coming from a house on …

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    13 Aug 14
  • Crash2

    A two-vehicle crash Tuesday, on the HWY 169 Detour north of St.Peter at the intersection of Nicollet County 20 and Highway 22, turned fatal on. 70 year old Thomas Wendelschafer, of St. Peter was driving …

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    13 Aug 14