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  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    Another candidate for one of the 4 open seats on the New Ulm District 88 School Board this Fall has come forward. Sharon Gieseke of rural New Ulm filed for a seat on the board …

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    08 Aug 12
  • Farmfest

    Farmfest got underway on Tuesday at the Gilfillan Estate west of Morgan, and continues through Thursday. Southern Minnesota congressional candidates faced off in a forum on Tuesday morning, and Governor Dayton and Senator Al Franken …

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    08 Aug 12
  • GrainElevatorExplosion

    Three people suffered injuries in a dust explosion and fire at the CHS soybean processing plant in Fairmont Monday afternoon. It happened at around 2pm. A CHS employee was treated for minor burns following the …

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    07 Aug 12
  • CarChase

    A Gibbon man faces numerous charges after allegedly leading authorities on a motorcycle chase over the weekend. 22-year-old Evan James Forst is accused of trying to outrun state troopers on Saturday after being caught for …

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    07 Aug 12
  • Money

    A former bank employee in southwestern Minnesota pleaded guilty on Monday to stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from the customers of Minnwest Bank in Marshall. 47-year-old Barbara Kaye Rechtzigel admitted that from 1998 through …

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    07 Aug 12
  • NNO2012

    Community picnics and other events are taking place in neighborhoods around the area, and the country this (TUE) evening as part of the 29th annual National Night Out. New Ulm Police Corporal Julie Duehring says …

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    07 Aug 12
  • Farmfest

    Farmfest got underway today (TUE) at the Gilfillan Estate west of Morgan, and southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz and the two Republicans competing to challenge him are on hand. Walz and Republicans Mike Parry and …

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    07 Aug 12
  • FatalCrash2

    A 58-year-old Belle Plaine man was killed in a car crash on Highway 212 in Glencoe Saturday afternoon. It happened at about 2:20pm at the intersection with Morningside Avenue. A Toyota Corolla driven by 60-year-old …

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    06 Aug 12