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  • FoodShelf

    Instead of trick-or-treating, members of the New Ulm High School Junior Optimists participated in a WE Scare hunger event on Halloween.  Twelve students collected over 225 pounds of food and monetary donations.  All donations went …

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    07 Nov 15
  • manhunt

    The Meeker County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s help in finding a wanted fugitive.  The Sheriff’s Office is looking for 33-year-old Justin Michael Gatewood in reference to a felony domestic abuse charge.  Gatewood also …

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    07 Nov 15
  • Turkeys

    Most commercial chicken and turkey farms that were infected by the bird flu earlier this year have been cleared to restock.  Agriculture officials say scientists will still keep a close eye on migrating birds and …

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    07 Nov 15
  • LeviMinissale

    A jury has found Levi Minissale not guilty by reason of insantity in the killing of Yesenia Gonzalez and the attempted murder of her husband Galo Ruiz.  The jury deliberated for about eight hours Friday …

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    07 Nov 15
  • death_investigation

    Area law enforcement are not releasing details of a New Ulm girl’s cause of death, but do not believe that 16-year-old Hannah Oliva killed herself. Blue EArth County Sheriff’s Officials say an autopsy of Oliva’s …

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    06 Nov 15
  • car accident

    The state patrol responded to a head-on crash Thursday morning around 10:45 a.m. on Highway 68 one mile west of Highway 169. The patrol says a Honda Odyssey van was driving east on Highway 68 …

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    06 Nov 15
  • TargetStore

    The fight to keep New Ulm’s Target store from closing in January is progressing. According to a recent Facebook post from New Ulm Councilor Les Schultz on the #savenewulmstarget page, he confirmed that Mayor Bob …

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    06 Nov 15
  • SleepyEye

    The Sleepy Eye Event Center Study Committee met last week to look more closely at possible locations for the event center. It was learned that property across the highway from the lake which had been …

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    06 Nov 15