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    About 45 Region Nine employees passed construction workers adding bricks to a new wall in Madelia’s downtown during the fourth annual disaster tour on Thursday. The tour is to learn about how communities can prepare …

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    23 Jun 16
  • Dog obstacle park

    A 14-year-old Belle Plaine student recently earned her Girl Scouts Silver Award for the dog park obstacle course she organized. With the help of family, Vivian Hermann was in charge of the project from conception …

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    23 Jun 16
  • MURDERTRIAL

    The attorney for a Springfield man accused of the murder of his ex-girlfriend will argue that he’s not guilty by reason of mental illness. According to paperwork recently filed by the public defender, the attorney …

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    22 Jun 16
  • car accident

    A tractor turned into a passing car on Redwood County Highway 13 Tuesday damaging the vehicles, but not injuring anyone. The Redwood County Sheriff’s Office says the accident took place around 12:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon …

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    22 Jun 16
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    The New Ulm City Council scheduled a work session for 6 p.m. July 5 in the City Council Chambers for further review of the Reinvestin New Ulm committees recommended proposals for the local option sales …

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    22 Jun 16
  • Courtland road

    Nicollet and Blue Earth Counties have declared a state of emergency to seek state funding for storm damage repairs. Nicollet County has estimated damage at $250,000 dollars for 9 township roads that sustain some type …

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    22 Jun 16
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    The Department of Labor says Jennie-O Turkey Store has agreed to hire 53 woman and pay nearly $500,000 in back wages to 339 female applicants who were denied entry-level jobs at its turkey processing facility …

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    22 Jun 16
  • June Dairy Month

    Today’s busy consumers have a lot of choices when it comes to picking healthy foods. As part of June Dairy Month the Brown County Dairy Princesses are sharing why dairy makes sense. Sabrina Portner of …

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    22 Jun 16