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    The first measurable snow of the season fell on Sunday in northern Minnesota. The community of Askov in Pine County got the most with 5 inches. A little more than two inches of snow is …

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    21 Oct 13
  • Radon

    This is Federal Radon Awareness Week and officials are urging Minnesotans to test their homes for the colorless, odorless gas. Dan Tranter with the State Health Department says more than 40% of houses in Minnesota …

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    21 Oct 13
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    The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce has announced that the 2013 “Industry Of The Year” is the New Ulm Graphics Industry, consisting of Apitz Printing, Beacon Promotions, Lime Valley, Madsen ink, Master Graphics, Preferred …

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    21 Oct 13
  • RecreationalTrail

    The City of St. Peter has approved the plans for a new privately-funded recreational trail in Traverse des Sioux Park. The trail will be used for bicycling, walking, running, and snowshoes in the winter, and …

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    21 Oct 13
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    The wet spring delayed farming activities earlier this year, but things have rebounded nicely and despite recent rains, harvest is rolling right along. Wayne Schoper, Ag Instructor with South Central College, says yields for beans …

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    18 Oct 13
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    A Gaylord man was sentenced to 90 days in jail and probation in Sibley County for ultimately reporting his own burglary. According to court documents, police responded to an incident August 2 at the Gaylord …

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    18 Oct 13
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    Gustavus Adolphus College has made the top  100 list of the country’s best values in private colleges. Kiplinger’s Personal Finance lists Gustavus as the 47th best value in the country among liberal arts colleges. The …

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    18 Oct 13
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    A man accused of robbing the People’s State Bank in Eagle Lake Township Tuesday morning was officially charged in a Blue Earth County Court Room Thursday morning. 25 year old Geroge Gaunt of Louisville, Kentucky, …

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    18 Oct 13