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  • TourismPOTY2014

    The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce Tourism Committee presented the 6th annual “Tourism Person of the Year” award to former New Ulm Mayor Joel Albrecht Wednesday afternoon. Albrecht was honored to receive the recognition …

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    12 Jun 14
  • Firefighters

    The clubhouse at the Minneopa Golf Course in Blue Earth County was heavily damaged by a fire early Tuesday morning. The fire was already up to the roof of the wooden structure when firefighters arrived …

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    11 Jun 14
  • BernardKleinschmidt

    A 39-year-old Lewisville man has been charged with multiple counts of criminal sexual conduct over allegations that he sexually assaulted a young girl for several years. 39-year-old Bernard George Kleinschmidt Jr is accused of repeatedly …

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    11 Jun 14
  • Scam

    A new postcard scam has been reported in the local area, as well as around the state. The Better Business Bureau says if you receive a postcard alerting you to an unclaimed reward of $100 …

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    11 Jun 14
  • Marktplatz Mall

    Brown County Judge Robert Docherty on Monday ruled in favor of Marktplatz Mall Co-Owner Randy Danielson in the three-year civil lawsuit between the owners of the New Ulm mall. The northern side of the mall …

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    11 Jun 14
  • connie lingl

    The KNUJ Hometown Hero for the month of June is Connie Lingl of New Ulm. A tragic fire in late February claimed the life of a New Ulm woman, but due to the actions of …

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    11 Jun 14
  • WindowScreenOut

    Officials say that the 4-year-old boy who fell from a second story window at a home in Waconia on Sunday suffered critical injuries. Carver County sheriff’s deputies say a neighbor noticed the boy had fallen …

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    10 Jun 14
  • JosephConklin

    A Winnebago man who had been charged with attempted murder for allegedly trying to strangle and stab a woman during a drunken argument was sentenced to 21-months in prison on Monday as part of a …

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    10 Jun 14