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  • Meth

    A 65-year-old Sleepy Eye woman who spent time in prison for selling methamphetamine out of her former Madison Lake resort has been arrested again on new drug-related charges. Mary Louise Pepper was stopped on Highway …

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    24 May 12
  • NUCityCouncil

    New Ulm City Council President Chuck Schmitz filed for re-election on Tuesday. Schmitz is a retired Gas Department supervisor for New Ulm Public Utilities. He was first elected Councilor-At Large in 2008, and if re-elected …

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    23 May 12
  • Crash

    Three people were injured in a car crash just south of the City of Cottonwood Tuesday afternoon. The crash occurred at just before 4pm on Highway 23, about 2 miles south of Cottonwood. A southbound …

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    23 May 12
  • Detours

    The Brown County Board on Tuesday approved a detour request from the City of New Ulm. The detour is part of the construction of a new Menard’s store on Highway 14 in New Ulm. Brown …

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    23 May 12
  • Bridge

    The next several months will be busy in Redwood County when it comes to bridge construction. Starting in late May and early June, two of the bridges crossing the Minnesota River between Redwood and Renville …

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    23 May 12
  • Crash

    A Clements man was seriously injured in a car crash in rural Redwood County Monday morning. It happened at just before 7am at the intersection of 180th Street and Ocean Avenue in Sundown Township north …

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    22 May 12
  • FloodLevee

    The New Ulm City Council moved forward with the proposed construction of a permanent flood levy on the Minnesota River during a special meeting on Monday. The council had been prepared to discuss possible Eminent …

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    22 May 12
  • Crops

    Warm weather is helping Minnesota farmers make rapid progress planting soybeans. The USDA’s latest weekly crop-weather report says that soybean planting in Minnesota has jumped to 81% complete. That compares with 30% last year and …

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    22 May 12