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  • CreditCardFraud2

    A Wabasso woman who used a credit card scam to make more than $22,000 worth of purchases in New Ulm has been sentenced to 10 days in jail and 10 years of supervised probation. 49-year-old …

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    06 Sep 12
  • CheckFraud2

    A New Ulm man accused of writing thousands of dollars worth of bad checks was sentenced to 30 days in jail and 5 years of probation this week in Brown County Court. 42-year-old Daniel Michael …

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    06 Sep 12
  • SemiTruck

    The Nicollet County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a stolen semi-truck on Tuesday. The tractor-trailer was apparently taken from American Midwest Transportation in Courtland Thursday night, and was set to deliver it’s contents to …

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    06 Sep 12
  • Thunderstorm

    The thunderstorm that rolled through the area Tuesday night is being blamed for damage to homes and businesses in Blue Earth County and elsewhere. Numerous trees were reportedly blown down in the Lake Crystal area. …

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    06 Sep 12
  • Crosswalk

    Roads and intersections are busier now that Minnesota kids are back in school, and local authorities are reminding drivers to be aware of pedestrians crossing the street. Motorists must stop for pedestrians even if there …

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    06 Sep 12
  • DelbertHuber

    An 82-year-old man will likely spend the rest of his life behind bars for fatally shooting a teacher at a farm in Kandiyohi County. Delbert Huber was sentenced Tuesday to 30 years and 7 months …

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    05 Sep 12
  • SWAT

    A total of around 50 law enforcement officers, including SWAT Team personnel, took part in a 13-hour standoff with an armed man about 4 miles northeast of Hutchinson Saturday afternoon and early Sunday morning. The …

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    05 Sep 12
  • NUCityCouncil2

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday approved a proposed 19% increase of the city’s property tax levy for 2013. City Manager Brian Gramentz says that the $1-million proposed levy comes from leaving the budget …

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    05 Sep 12