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  • TroopsWelcomeHome

    Minnesota National Guard Soldiers from the 1st Battalion 125th Field Artillery will be returning home to New Ulm and St. Peter this Sunday, following a 9-month deployment to Kuwait. Members of both communities are encouraged …

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    28 Apr 12
  • ShacaraFoster

    Officials have ruled that the death of a 19-month-old Minnetrista boy was a homicide. Cottrell Short was hospitalized in February and died a short time later, the result of multiple abdominal and head injuries as …

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    28 Apr 12
  • Burglary3

    The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a recent burglary in rural Winthrop. It happened at a residence 6 miles north of Winthrop last week, but there are no suspects at this time. Over $13,000 …

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    28 Apr 12
  • Fire At Fairmont School

    Students in Fairmont were evacuated from school Friday after a fire broke out. The fire at the Lincoln School in Fairmont was reported at 9:50am. It was extinguished by 10am, but smoke from the flames …

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    28 Apr 12
  • Highway14

    The Mayor of North Mankato is asking area residents to contact Governor Dayton and state lawmakers as part of a new push for funding the expansion of Highway 14 from North Mankato to New Ulm. …

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    28 Apr 12
  • Texting while Driving

    A New Richland woman accused of causing the death of a motorcyclist because she was texting while driving has been sentenced to perform 480 hours of community service. 23-year-old Erica Nelson was also placed on …

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    27 Apr 12
  • NUMiddleSchool

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday agreed to seek bids on the sale of the district’s former middle school building. Superintendent Harold Remme says 2 groups have expressed interest in purchasing the …

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    27 Apr 12
  • NUCityCouncil

    A total of 2 candidates have applied for the vacant Ward 2 New Ulm City Council seat. The seat is empty following the resignation of Councilor Todd Olson due to a career move out of …

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    27 Apr 12