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  • School lock down

    A note at the beginning of school at New Ulm Public School kept students in a soft lock-down for about an hour today (Friday). The New Ulm Police say around 8:30 a student brought a …

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    08 Jan 16
  • New Ulm Public Schools

    Students at New Ulm Public High School were greeted with a soft-lock down this morning as classes began. According to Superintendent Jeff Bertrang, the high school received a hand-written note with a bomb threat if …

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    08 Jan 16
  • polar_vortex

    A Polar Vortex similar to a couple of years ago when Governor Mark Dayton closed schools statewide will make an appearance this weekend. According to meteorology experts, the Polar Vortex lives in the Arctic Circle …

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    08 Jan 16
  • car accident

    A Mankato man turned a traffic accident into a felony charge for attempting to bribe police. Mankato Police say 21-year-old David Reller rear-ended another driver at the intersection of Monks Avenue and Stadium Road. According …

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    08 Jan 16
  • Healthy lifestyles

    For years we have been told to watch how much red meat we eat and to limit our cholesterol. New dietary guidelines released recently are now saying steak, eggs, butter, cheese and shrimp don’t cause …

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    08 Jan 16
  • baby foot

    A nurse at Redwood Area Hospital made a special trip to the hospital on January 3 and left with the first baby born at the Redwood Hospital this year. Tate Engen weighed 9.9 ounces and …

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    08 Jan 16
  • fatal  car crash

    A St. James man is dead and another person suffered life-threatening injuries following a two-car accident on Highway 169 Wednesday night. 19-year-old Alberto Gracia Palacios is dead and his passenger, 19-year-old Devon Schmitz of La …

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    07 Jan 16
  • death_investigationw

    A human skull, marijuana and over $1000 in cash were found when Meeker County emergency crews responded to a call for an unresponsive man. The sheriff’s office says crews responded to the home of 77-year-old …

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    07 Jan 16