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  • St. James

    The former St. James Hospital has sat empty for at least the past four years and Wednesday residents saw an end of an era as the structure was demolished. City Manager Joe McCabe says the …

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    07 Apr 16
  • Capture

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    07 Apr 16
  • Road construction

    The second year of construction on Highway 14 from Nicollet to North Mankato is off to a slow start with wet conditions, but has progressed to a point where the closure of Nicollet County Road …

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    07 Apr 16
  • Miguel Vasquez

    On Monday, Brown County District Court Judge Robert Docherty issued an order denying the motion to find a Springfield man accused of murder incompetent to stand trial. On Monday the judge stated in his analysis …

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    06 Apr 16
  • courtw

    Two New Ulm juveniles are facing felony chargers for their part in a shooting spree that took place March 27th. According to the Brown County Attorney’s Office, the two juveniles were alleged to be accomplices …

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    06 Apr 16
  • Road construction

    Brown County Highway Engineer Wayne Stevens reported to commissioners Tuesday that the funding for a roundabout at the intersection of Highway 4 and Country Road 29 north of Sleepy Eye has been approved. Stevens says …

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    06 Apr 16
  • Day of recognition volunteers

    New Ulm Mayor Bob Buessman and RSVP Program Coordinator Lora Brady recognized senior volunteers Tuesday afternoon during a reception at the Senior Center for the Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service. Brady commended New …

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    06 Apr 16
  • From left, Brownfield's Mark Dorenkamp, Peter Hoffman and KNUJ General Manager Jim Bartels.

    A New Ulm man is the winner of the 2016 KNUJ Ag Sweepstakes. The drawing was held Tuesday evening at the Ag Appreciation Banquet. Peter Hoffman of New Ulm won a prize package of over …

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    06 Apr 16