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    After a lengthy discussion about the local option sales tax extension terms, timing and use of funds, the New Ulm City Council adopted a resolution setting the term of the tax to be extended from …

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    03 Aug 16
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    The Gaylord Medical School that has been in the works for some time now has an opening date of August, 2018. Chief financial officer of the medical school Phill Keithahn updated the Gaylord City Council …

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    03 Aug 16
  • Fire department

    A 10-year-old New Ulm girl’s observations and quick thinking saved a neighbor’s house from receiving significant damage during a fire. Fire Chief Paul macho says Natalie Bianchi heard the smoke detectors going off in the …

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    03 Aug 16
  • mosquito

    An unvaccinated horse in Winthrop has tested positive for the West Nile Virus. The Board of Animal Health reports this is the first confirmed case of 2016 affecting a Minnesota horse. The one-and-a-half-year-old Friesian stallion …

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    02 Aug 16
  • shooting

    Sioux Falls South Dakota Police responded to a call of shots fired over the weekend to find a 28-year-old Luverne woman with life-threatening injuries in her vehicle filled with bullet holes. Officers who responded about …

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    02 Aug 16
  • criminal charges

    A Glencoe man is facing rape and burglary charges after e allegedly forced himself into a Buffalo Lake Apartment July 27th. The criminal complaint says 22-year-old Eric Edward Dostal of Glencoe knocked on the woman’s …

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    02 Aug 16
  • Watonwan County Senior Volunteers of the Year

    The Watonwan County Senior Volunteers of the Year are both from Madelia. Mattie Spiess and Dr. James Eiselt received the award recently during the Watonwan County Fair. Shelle Daley of Shellee’s Greenhouse nominated Spiess who …

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    02 Aug 16
  • Miss New Ulm

    The Miss New Ulm competition will be held on September 24th at the New Ulm Event Center. Beginning today, applications may be picked up at the main fire hall until August 23rd. Applications are limited …

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    02 Aug 16