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  • Dollars

    More than 800,000 natural gas users in Minnesota will pay more now that CenterPoint Energy has permission for a temporary 4.9% rate increase. State regulators approved the increase this week for CenterPoint, which is pushing …

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    14 Sep 13
  • PrincessCrown

    A new Miss New Ulm will be crowned this (SAT) evening during the annual New Ulm Firefighters Dance. There are a total of 20 candidates vying to be New Ulm royalty this year. Program Coordinator …

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    14 Sep 13
  • FatalCrash

    A Belle Plaine man who was seriously injured when a semi-truck collided with his street sweeper near Lake Crystal last week has died from his injuries. The eastbound lanes of Highway 60 were closed for …

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    13 Sep 13
  • CriminalSex

    A St. James man has been charged with multiple counts of 1st-degree criminal sexual conduct over allegations that he raped a woman at knifepoint.  58-year-old Juan Arturo Fernandez-Perez is accused of sexually assaulting the 36-year-old …

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    13 Sep 13
  • AndrewDikken

    A reward is now being offered for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of a man suspected of committing a double murder in Granite Falls last week. Kara Monson was shot to death …

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    13 Sep 13
  • JudyHanson

    Long-time Nicollet County Commissioner Judy Hanson died on Tuesday at the age of 70. Hanson reportedly suffered a stroke about 6 months ago, and a second stroke just recently, and had been living at the …

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    13 Sep 13
  • SoldiersDrill

    September is National Preparedness Month, and Nicollet County officials are holding a full-scale emergency preparedness exercise this Saturday. It’s taking place in Bernadotte Township, and will involve Nicollet County Emergency Management, the Nicollet County Sheriff’s …

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    13 Sep 13
  • Crash2

    An Iowa woman was seriously injured in a crash with a semi-truck in Watonwan County Wednesday evening. It happened at just after 7pm south of Butterfield. The semi was westbound on County Road 10 and …

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    12 Sep 13