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  • EARNS EXXON MOBILE

    Daylight Savings time ends at 2am on Sunday, so don’t forget to set your clocks back an hour before heading to bed tonight (SAT). Bob Dahm with the State Fire Marshal’s office says it’s also …

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    03 Nov 12
  • MinneconPark

    A Lafayette teen was injured in a rollover accident in a park in New Ulm late Thursday morning. 17-year-old Riley Hoffmann was reportedly driving a Chevy Blazer too fast in Minnecon Park and he lost …

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    02 Nov 12
  • Burglary1

    The Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office is investigating break-ins at multiple bars around the county. Authorities say that the bar in Good Thunder and the Municipal Bar in Mapleton were both broken into overnight Wednesday …

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    02 Nov 12
  • MNStatePatrolSquad

    The Minnesota State Patrol is conducting a statewide saturation on Highway 169 today (FRI). Troopers in the St. Peter and Mankato areas will be working with other districts to conduct high-visibility patrols during the high-traffic …

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    02 Nov 12
  • Detour

    A detour was being put into place on a portion of Highway 22 beginning today (FRI) while crews work on stabilizing the bank of the Le Sueur River. The work is getting underway sooner than …

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    02 Nov 12
  • NehlsParkTower

    The New Ulm Public Utilities Commission is considering a change in the design of a proposed water tower in Nehl’s Park. PUC Engineer Pat Wrase says the new proposal would shrink the capacity of the …

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    02 Nov 12
  • HogBarnFire

    A hog barn near Comfrey was totally destroyed by a fire Wednesday night. The Jeffers Fire Department responded to the blaze at around 9pm before requesting mutual aid assistance from Comfrey and Darfur firefighters. The …

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    01 Nov 12
  • Fire

    The New Ulm Fire Department was called out to a garage fire near Searles Wednesday afternoon. The call for the fire at 18951 Riverbluff Drive just north of Searles was received at about 1:15pm, and …

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    01 Nov 12