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  • SPOTS

    The New Ulm Human Rights Commission has announced the recipient of the annual Human Rights Award. New Ulm native Sheldon Rieke is being honored for his dedication to SPOTS, or Students Performing On Tough Situations. …

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    21 Feb 13
  • Snowstorm

    A winter storm headed for southern Minnesota could bring more than a half-foot of snow or more. The National Weather Service says snow is expected to begin over southern Minnesota by late afternoon Thursday, and …

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    20 Feb 13
  • SnowShovel

    With a big winter storm approaching, the Minnesota Department of Transportation is reminding the public that it is unlawful to deposit snow on or next to a public highway or street. Doing so creates hazards …

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    20 Feb 13
  • PoliceInvestigation

    Authorities in Sibley County are stepping up patrols in childcare neighborhoods after a string of suspicious calls. A man pretending to work for Pampers has apparently called several daycare providers in the area asking about …

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    20 Feb 13
  • Highway14Sign1

    The Minnesota House Transportation Policy Committee will be holding a hearing today (WED) concerning the expansion of Highway 14. This comes after business leaders and local government officials from around the area were in St. …

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    20 Feb 13
  • ClarkJohnson

    The local area’s newest State Representative was sworn in this (TUE) morning. Democrat Clark Johnson will serve District 19-A, which covers all of Nicollet County and parts of Blue Earth and Le Sueur Counties. Johnson …

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    20 Feb 13
  • WinterDriving

    Highways across the local area are now open this (TUE) morning, although officials say that blizzard conditions and areas of limited visibility may persist in some locations. Hazardous and difficult driving conditions are being reported …

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    19 Feb 13
  • FatalCrash

    A 35-year-old Marshall woman is dead after a head-on accident near the Granite Falls Airport Monday morning. A 2007 GMC Sierra driven by 50-year-old Jennifer Henslin of Granite Falls was driving northbound on Highway 23 …

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    19 Feb 13