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  • fire hydrant painting

    Local artists like Ann Ayre have begun to paint artistic designs on fire hydrants in the New Ulm downtown district. Ayre began painting a hydrant Wednesday morning across from the KNUJ New Ulm studio. Her …

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    16 Jul 15
  • St. Peter Security Hospital

    A security guard was injured Monday night when a juvenile at the St. Peter Security Hospital slammed her head into the wall and kicked or kneed her while on the ground. The juvenile had been …

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    15 Jul 15
  • school bus accident

    School officials are saying that none of the children aboard a school bus taking them to a Head Start program were seriously injured when a car crashed head-on into the bus. The state patrol says …

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    15 Jul 15
  • lawsuit settled

    Nicollet County and a road contractor have agreed on a settlement over a lawsuit from a 2012 highway construction project. In the agreement the county will pay the contractor $100,000 less than 25 percent of …

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    15 Jul 15
  • Inn of Seven Gables

    The City of Sleepy Eye has taken measures into their own hands with the recent closing of the Orchid Inn, the community’s only event center. Councilors approved a resolution to hire a local architectural firm …

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    15 Jul 15
  • LakeCrystal

    The City of Lake Crystal is taking steps to improve their lake quality. For years, residue has been accumulating in the storm drains and the city has decided to clean out the debris and residue. …

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    15 Jul 15
  • police investigation

    Investigators from the Nicollet, Brown and Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Departments along with investigators from the New Ulm, St. Peter and Mankato police arrested 13 suspects in a weekend prostitution sting investigation. Law enforcement used …

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    14 Jul 15
  • Carlos Vegas

    An Owatonna teen faces an attempted murder charge after authorities say he and three friends repeatedly stabbed another friend while high on pain killers. Eighteen year old Carlos Alfred Sosa-Vengas is the only one of …

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    14 Jul 15