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  • New Ulm Medical Center

    Several area clinics will be honored this week for high quality or improved care. Mayo Clinic Health System in Janesville and Waterville, Mankato Clinic’s Daniel’s Health Center, New Ulm Medical Center’s Winthrop clinic and Madelia …

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    25 Jul 17
  • tobacco age law

    The Eagle Lake City Council recently held a public meeting about the possibility of joining the effort to raise the legal age for the purchase of tobacco products to 21. No one spoke at the …

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    24 Jul 17
  • Ambulance

    Two vehicles collided in New Ulm Saturday afternoon resulting in minor injuries of both drivers. According to New Ulm Police, 54-year-old Douglas Hafemann of New Germany was stopped facing south on North State Street at …

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    24 Jul 17
  • car accident

    Two vehicles collided at the corner of Center and South Broadway Friday afternoon, but neither driver was injured. According to New Ulm Police, 80-year-old Keith Schwager and 29-year-old Brandon Krueger, both of New Ulm were …

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    24 Jul 17
  • German Park Concert Series

    The German Park Concert Series continues tonight with the Ken and Ken Show, a musical comedy duo. The music starts at 7 p.m. at German Park in New Ulm. Next Monday will be National Night …

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    24 Jul 17
  • Como Zoos newest baby

    Como Zoo has a new baby on the grounds. Friday evening the zoo posted on Facebook that its pregnant giraffe, Clover, had gone into labor. The zoo hadn’t posted any photos as of Saturday afternoon, …

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    24 Jul 17
  • Drug bust

    Three New Ulm residents were arrested Thursday on felony drug charges after police executed a search warrant. Forty-seven-year-old Michael E. Blomquist, 49-year-old Tomas M. Schnichels and 18-year-old Brookelyn L. Lindberg are all facing felony drug …

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    22 Jul 17
  • Fire department

    A Kasota Fire Department member has pleaded guilty to stealing from the department. Forty-four-year-old Derek Wayne Biehn of St. Peter entered the plea in Le Sueur County District Court. He took over 8,000 from the …

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    22 Jul 17