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  • CheckFraud

    A total of 13 people face felony charges for allegedly cashing forged payroll checks at businesses across southern Minnesota, including in New Ulm. The phony checks were reportedly created on a computer by 36-year-old Baretta …

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    14 Jan 12
  • CriminalSex

    A 37-year-old Madelia man faces a total of 6 counts of criminal sexual conduct over allegations that he molested a young girl multiple times over the course of more than a year. Edward Jacob Ruter …

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    13 Jan 12
  • Burglars1

    The New Ulm Police Department is investigating a series of burglaries and thefts that occurred this week, and 2 people have been taken into custody for the crimes. The investigation is focused on burglaries of …

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    12 Jan 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board spent the majority of it’s more-than 2-hour long meeting on Tuesday discussing a proposal to switch to a 6-period day at New Ulm High School. The switch from …

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    11 Jan 12
  • Temperature2

    Weather records were shattered across the state again on Monday, and forecasters expect more of the same today (TUE), but colder weather moves in tonight. Meteorologist Steve Woolenhouse says it will be in the 30s …

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    10 Jan 12
  • SWAT

    A body was found in a home in Mapleton on Sunday after a SWAT Team was called in to investigate. Neighbors had called police to check on the residents of a home on Silver Street …

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    09 Jan 12
  • Temperature2

    New Ulm set another new record-high temperature on Friday as the mercury topped out at 47 degrees. The previous record high for New Ulm for January 6th was 44 degrees, set back in 1961. This …

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    07 Jan 12
  • SemiRollover

    A Wabasso man was injured Thursday night when his cattle truck crashed on Highway 14 East just outside of New Ulm. The accident occurred at just after midnight at the intersection with Nicollet County Road …

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    06 Jan 12