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  • donations

    A GoFundMe account has been established for the daughters of the Good Thunder couple who died in their home January 29. Kalista and Hailee Hernandez grew up in Good Thunder and both graduated from Maple …

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    04 Feb 16
  • frozen jeans

    The frozen pants phenomenon that has created so much buzz in Minneapolis recently has made its way to New Ulm. A pair of frozen pants were seen outside the New Ulm Community Center on Wednesday. …

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    04 Feb 16
  • American Legion Commander

    The national commander of the American Legion is touring Minnesota this week. Wednesday Dale Barnett was in New Ulm with American Legion State Commander Jim Kellog. The stop in New Ulm was not an official …

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    04 Feb 16
  • Madelia fire

    Several area fire departments have been battling a blaze that started around 2:30 this morning on Main Street in Madelia. City manager Jane Piepgras reported the fire has destroyed at least 8 buildings on the …

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    03 Feb 16
  • Welfare fraud

    Nicollet County is putting a dent in welfare and fraud cases. The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office announced recently that 5 people were convicted of welfare fraud in 2015. Conditions of the sentences include reimbursement of …

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    02 Feb 16
  • fatal  car crashw

    The Office of Traffic Safety says the state had an above-average number of traffic fatalities last month. Yesterday, the office released its preliminary report which stated that 25 people died on Minnesota roads last month. …

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    02 Feb 16
  • winter storm

    A powerful winter storm is bearing down on southern Minnesota and northern Iowa today and the Minnesota Department of Transportation says roads may be closed as conditions become unmanageable. With whiteout conditions and significant drifting …

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    02 Feb 16
  • Sibley East School

    Superintendent Jim Amsden updated the Sibley East School board on the new school facility being built in Gaylord and the remodeling taking place in Arlington at a recent school board meeting. The Gaylord site has …

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    02 Feb 16