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  • Fort Ridgely State Park

    Despite a big showing of support to keep the golf course at Fort Ridgely State Park open, the state’s Department of Natural Resources would only budge so far as to extend the closure from July …

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    29 Jul 16
  • Election1

    New Ulm voters will have a chance to hear candidates’ views on local and county issues at forums scheduled to take place Tuesday, August 2nd in the city council chambers. The city council candidate forum …

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    29 Jul 16
  • Tony Downs Foods

    Mike and Dick Downs of Tony Downs Foods announced the company plans to expand the facility in Madelia to produce fully cooked, diced chicken. The multi-million dollar expansion will add up to 70 new jobs …

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    29 Jul 16
  • Bobcat in corn field

    A Fairfax man posted a picture of a Bobcat lounging in a corn field as a joke to a friend who recently bought property surrounded by corn fields. Before Dick Prake knew it, his photo …

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    28 Jul 16
  • KNUJ logo

    The National Association of Broadcasters announced finalists for its Marconi Radio awards. KNUJ is a top 5 finalist for Small Market Station of the Year. The Marconi Radio Awards are presented annually to the top …

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    28 Jul 16
  • Welfare fraud

    Two people in St. James have been charged with wrongfully obtaining public assistance. Forty-two-year-old Heidi Joann Lowery and 36-year-old Erika Yolanda Gonzalez are both facing multiple felony counts for making incorrect declarations to obtain public …

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    28 Jul 16
  • Detourw

    Signs were in place for a least a week warning drivers of the impending detours and road closures along Highway 14 through Sleepy Eye. Navigating the detour on Monday caused some problems for motorists. Public …

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    28 Jul 16
  • funnel cloud

    Severe storms passed through Renville and McLeod Counties Wednesday afternoon and one Twitter user spotted a funnel cloud. @MagentaNinja is the user who posted the image of a funnel cloud around 1 p.m. Wednesday afternoon. …

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    28 Jul 16