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  • Senator Scott Newman

    As the legislative session enters its final month, Senator Scott Newman of Hutchinson has been appointed to serve on the conference committees for the transportation budget and the REAL ID bill. Senator Newman will join …

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    21 Apr 17
  • 3Mw

    The 3M Foundation has partnered with the Mechatronics program at the Alexandria Technical College and came up with a way to introduce students to Robotics. Trainers in Alexandria, Hutchinson, New Ulm and Fairmont work with …

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    21 Apr 17
  • Boy_Scouts

    Two New Ulm Boy Scouts were honored Saturday for achieving the rank of Eagle Scout. Connor Drill of Courtland and Truman Pippert of New Ulm, both members of Troop 25, have achieved the coveted rank. …

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    21 Apr 17
  • assaultchargesw

    A Madelia man allegedly punched an individual 8 times during an argument over an unleashed dog. Sixty-year-old John Streed Watts was charged Monday with felony assault, misdemeanor assault and misdemeanor disorderly conduct in connection with …

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    12 Apr 17
  • CarCrashw

    A two vehicle collision at the intersection of Augusta Drive and Highway 22 intersection resulted in two people receiving non-life threatening injuries. The state patrol says a Kia Sorento driven by 24-year-old Jennifer Lea Thompson …

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    04 Apr 17
  • car accident

    A 23-year-old Watkins man was airlifted to a hospital after a fiery rollover crash near Freeport Sunday night. The Stearns County Sheriff’s Office responded to the crash around 6 p.m. Sunday night, two miles south …

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    21 Feb 17
  • German Park amphitheater

    Senator Gary Dahms of Redwood Falls introduced a bill Wednesday that would appropriate funding from the state for the New Ulm Germap Park amphitheater.  Mayor Bob Beussmann says if the bill passes, work could get …

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    17 Feb 17
  • Distracted Driving

    A new Triple-A report shows more of us are driving distracted with deadly consequences.  Deaths across the country have increased 7-percent, the single largest increase in five decades.  Triple-A Minnesota’s Mark Peterson says the report …

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    17 Feb 17