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  • BigTreeContestw

    The winner of the 8th annual New Ulm Big Tree Contest is a New Ulm man with the biggest black walnut tree in his backyard. Jerry Baltrusaitis won the contest with a walnut tree that …

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    26 Sep 16
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    A new Miss New Ulm was crowned Saturday night at the New Ulm Firemen’s Dance at the New Ulm Event Center.  Brittany Denn, daughter of Pat and Tracy Denn is the new Miss New Ulm. …

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    25 Sep 16
  • flooding

    People in Waseca County can bring any debris they have from the heavy rains this week to the Waseca County Fairgrounds starting today (Sunday) noon to 7 and then continuing every day until further notice. …

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    25 Sep 16
  • flooding

    The Blue Earth County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution Thursday during an emergency meeting declaring a state of emergency resulting from heavy rain events this week.  Blue Earth County residents with damaged property due …

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    25 Sep 16
  • HitandRun

    A reward is offered for information on the August 14th hit and run of 29-year-old Derek Faith.  Faith was struck and killed on northbound Highway 169 in Belle Plaine.  Officials are looking for a 2010 …

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    25 Sep 16
  • arrestw

    A Mankato teenager who was charged with murder in a 2014 drug death is now facing felony firearm charges.  Dylan Kucera is on probation for the third-degree murder charge and is expected to be tried …

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    25 Sep 16
  • attemped abduction

    The Springfield Police Department is reporting that a child walking home from school on Thursday was followed by a suspicious vehicle. The vehicle is being described as an older full-size white van, long rear rectangle …

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    24 Sep 16
  • flooding

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced Friday afternoon that Highway 83 south of Mankato is closing at the Le Sueur River crossing. Highway 83 traffic will be routed to Highway 22 and Blue Earth County …

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    24 Sep 16