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  • Henderson,_Minnesota

    The Downtown District in Henderson will soon offer free Wi-Fi. Four access points will bei nstalled this pspring and the city hopes to have the Wi-Fi available before the first Classic Car Roll-In. The Blandin …

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    03 Mar 16
  • Pinkert fire

    The New Ulm Fire Department was called out this afternoon (Wednesday) to a report of a garage fire. According to witnesses on scene, when fire officials arrived at the Paul Penkert residence shortly after 2 …

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    02 Mar 16
  • Meeker County Sheriff

    Meeker County authorities say a 17-year-old boy and a 15-year-old girl died of gunshot wounds at a Meeker County residence on Monday. The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office says deputies found the two dead on 340th …

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    02 Mar 16
  • Brown County Historical Society Museum

    The Brown County Board approved a contract Tuesday with Schwickert Tecta American of Mankato for the Brown County Museum slate roof repair and replacement project. In December The Brown County Historical Society was informed that …

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    02 Mar 16
  • HH_Playground_2

    The New Ulm City Council approved plans and specifications, ordered the advertisement of bids and set a bid opening date for the inclusive playground planned for Hermann Heights Park. The park will feature a poured-in-place …

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    02 Mar 16
  • Highway 169 sign

    Phase three of the Highway 169 Flood Mitigation project is underway on a 10-mile stretch between Mankato and St. Peter. According to St. Peter Community Development Director Russ Willie, full closure of Highway 169 is …

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    02 Mar 16
  • Miss Sleepy Eye candidates

    Seven candidates are vying for Miss Sleepy Eye who will be crowned in the next several weeks. Candidates include Taylor Pelzel, Alyssa Rubey, Lauren Laffen, Jeni Kotten, Kaitlyn Krzmarzick, Emily Reinarts and Josie Schieffert. The …

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    02 Mar 16
  • Pills

    An autopsy on 16-year-old New Ulm teen determined her cause of death was accidental after she took a large amount of an over-the-counter sleep aid with friends. Hannah Oliva collapsed alone in a field and …

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    01 Mar 16