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  • DaytonEducationBill

    Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has signed an education package that boosts spending on schools and scales back high-stakes testing. Dayton and Democratic legislators celebrated the $15.7-billion bill Wednesday, which is about $485-million more than the …

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    23 May 13
  • RemmeRetirement

    A retirement party in honor of New Ulm District 88 Superintendent Harold Remme was held on Wednesday. A wide range of people talked about Remme’s accomplishments over the course of his career, and New Ulm …

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    23 May 13
  • FatalCrash

    A Howard Lake man was killed in a head-on crash on Highway 12 Tuesday afternoon. 66-year-old Keith Hardel was driving a Chrysler PT Cruiser eastbound on the highway in Wright County when he apparently veered …

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    22 May 13
  • Crash

    A Fairmont man was injured in an accident on Highway 22 in Blue Earth County Tuesday afternoon. 26-year-old Kenneth Sandt of Kiester was driving a Chevy pickup pulling a trailer southbound on 22 near 200th …

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    22 May 13
  • NUCityCouncil2

     The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday tentatively approved a lease agreement for M-R Paving to manage the city’s compost and burn site, but asked that the contract be re-worded before the final approval. New …

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    22 May 13
  • TamiMartin

    The GFW School Board approved a 3-year contract for the district’s next superintendent on Monday. Current GFW Superintendent Jeff Bertrang is leaving the district at the end of June to take over as New Ulm …

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    22 May 13
  • HaroldRemme

    A special retirement party in honor of New Ulm District 88 Superintendent Harold Remme is being held today (WED). Remme began his career teaching in Cochran and Winona after earning a degree from Winona State …

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    22 May 13
  • MNCapitol

    The Minnesota Legislature finished its 2013 session last night at midnight with rare precision as both the House and Senate adjourned at the same moment. Democrats number among their accomplishments all-day kindergarten, property tax relief, …

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    21 May 13