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  • Wright-County-Court

    Formal charges are expected to be filed today (Wednesday) against the five people arrested in conjunction with the death of a woman found critically injured in a park near Buffalo last week.  19-year-old Cheyenne Clough …

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    08 Jun 16
  • new ulm sign

    The second New Ulm Car Hop and Shop is scheduled to take place Thursday evening from 5 – 8 in downtown New Ulm.  Chamber director Audra Shaneman says the first event in May was well …

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    07 Jun 16
  • arrestw

    Authorities are saying six people have now been arrested in the death of a woman found critically injured in a central Minnesota park.  The Koochiching County Sheriff’s Office said Monday that five of the suspects …

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    07 Jun 16
  • New Ulm image

    The Reinvest in New Ulm committee will make its final recommendation to the City Council regarding renewal of the Local Option Sales Tax.  RENU has selected six projects for potential funding and they include the …

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    07 Jun 16
  • Turkeys

    Minnesota’s turkey and chicken farms are mostly back to full production after the bird flu outbreak last year devastated over 100 poultry operations in the state.  The outbreak led to the deaths of 49-million chickens …

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    07 Jun 16
  • arrestw

    A St. Peter man was sentenced to jail in connection with a near-fatal assault last fall that stemmed from a family dispute.  Hector Martinez, Jr.  was sentenced Monday to 60 days in the Nicollet County …

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    07 Jun 16
  • American Red Cross

    There are a couple chances for you to give blood in the area this week.  The first is today (Monday) at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Bird Island from  1 – 7.  Tuesday, donors can …

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    06 Jun 16
  • Police lights

    An Ellsworth woman was injured Sunday afternoon after the car she was driving went into the ditch and struck a sign.  The state patrol says Carol Chapa was driving a 2011 Chevrolet Impala south bound …

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    06 Jun 16