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  • Graduation

    New Ulm residents recently received their high school diploma through non-traditional course work. Two residents received high school diplomas or equivalency degrees Thursday by passing an adult education course that allows them to demonstrate their …

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    22 May 15
  • RoadClosed

    As Memorial Day weekend approaches and summer construction roadwork around the state revs up, the Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to use extra caution while driving through work zones. Motorists should be prepared for …

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    22 May 15
  • PhoneScam1

    The City of Fairmont is warning that someone is posing as an employee of the city to try to scam money out of businesses. City officials say they have gotten several reports of a scammer …

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    21 May 15
  • TowardZeroDeaths

    The Minnesota Department of Public Office of Traffic Safety presented a Commissioner Award to the Blue Earth County Toward Zero Deaths Enforcement Coordinators for their outstanding performance in 2014. The Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office …

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    21 May 15
  • National_Register_of_Historic_Places_plaque

    The state review board of the Minnesota Historical Society approved the nomination of the former New Ulm Middle School to be officially listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The nomination will be forwarded …

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    21 May 15
  • Todd Prafke

    St. Peter City Administrator Todd Prafke is one of three finalists to lead the League of Minnesota Cities. Prafke interviewed before the league’s board of directors Wednesday for the position of executive director. The board …

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    21 May 15
  • raymond price is right

    A student from Minnesota State University Mankato was a big winner in Tuesday’s edition of the “Price is Right.” Jeffrey Raymond was told to “come on down” as a contestant on the show and the …

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    21 May 15
  • JEFFERY LINGL

    The Renville County Sheriff’s Office says a level 3 predatory offender has moved into a residence along the 3000 block of 820th Avenue in Troy Township. Jeffrey Joseph Lingl has moved into a rural residence …

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    20 May 15