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  • Kraft

    Kraft Foods announced on Friday that the company is eliminating its private trucking fleet, a move that will affect 285 jobs around the country, including 40 drivers in New Ulm. Kraft will be using contract …

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    26 Apr 14
  • Pocketknife

    A junior at United South Central High School has been expelled for the rest of the school year after school officials found a pocketknife in her purse. The unanimous decision to expel Alyssa Drescher was …

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    26 Apr 14
  • Coldwater

     The ice is off many lakes around the state and the Department of Natural Resources is reminding Minnesotans of the dangers of still-cold water.  The DNR’s Kara Owens says over 30% of boating fatalities in …

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    26 Apr 14
  • ISD88SchoolBoard2014

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday voted 6-1 to hold a referendum election this summer. The bond referendum will call for spending over $46-million on constructing a new high school and athletic …

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    25 Apr 14
  • MNSecurityHospital

    The search for a missing Minnesota Security Hospital patient has come to an end. Authorities say that Patrick Grande failed to return to the St. Peter facility last Friday night after being issued a day …

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    25 Apr 14
  • Flu2

    The flu season is almost over in Minnesota. The state Department of Health says that there were a total of 15 influenza-related hospitalizations over the past week, compared to 28 the previous week. None of …

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    25 Apr 14
  • Madelia

    The community of Madelia has a new city administrator. Jane Piepgras is a 1974 graduate of Madelia High School who has worked for the city of Madelia since August of 1985. She has served as …

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    25 Apr 14
  • Prom1

    The high school prom season gets into full swing this weekend with a total of 14 area schools holding their formal dances, including all 3 New Ulm high schools – New Ulm Public, New Ulm …

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    25 Apr 14