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  • Bloodmobile3

    The American Red Cross Bloodmobile is making stops in New Ulm and Sleepy Eye this week as Red Cross Month comes to a close and National Volunteer Month gets underway. Eligible donors will have the …

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    31 Mar 14
  • MatthewPowell

    A New Ulm man is facing a terroristic threats charge in Brown County Court. 29-year-old Matthew C. Powell is accused of threatening to kill a person who had come to his residence to retrieve a …

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    29 Mar 14
  • Scam

    The Minnesota Better Business Bureau is warning residents about the latest scam involving fake sweepstakes winnings. It begins when you receive a phony letter claiming you’ve won a significant amount of money–sometimes millions of dollars. …

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    29 Mar 14
  • MNsure

    Callers to Minnesota’s health insurance exchange were experiencing longer waits this week as the deadline for open enrollment approaches. As expected, MNsure is experiencing an upsurge in calls as residents try to sign up for …

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    29 Mar 14
  • Flu2

    The flu season is winding down in Minnesota, but there is still some activity around the state.  The Department of Health reports 28 influenza-related hospitalizations over the past week, compared to 33 the previous week. …

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    29 Mar 14
  • EagleCam

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources EagleCam is getting worldwide attention, with more than 151,000 Internet users from around the globe tuning in. This week, they saw the much-anticipated hatching of two eaglets, and a …

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    29 Mar 14
  • NUMiddleSchool

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a Facilities Task Force recommendation that calls for constructing a new high school and retooling the uses of the district’s other buildings. The total cost …

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    28 Mar 14
  • GFW

    The GFW school board accepted the immediate resignation of Head Football Coach Pat Hentges this week. Hentges wrote a letter to the board stating that “it has been a pleasure to work with some great …

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    28 Mar 14