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  • Two tornadoes were confirmed in Sunday nights storm. One was located 2 miles northwest of Lake Crystal. Another was confirmed by law enforcement near Judson.

    Sunday’s storms packed a punch with several counties being hit with high winds, damaging hail and lighting. The National Weather Service issued a Tornado Warning for Blue Earth County around 10:30. There were 2 confirmed …

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    10 Jul 17
  • police chase

    A Kasota man is charged after leading police on a high-speed chase with his motorcycle. Authorities were trying to pull over 22-year-old Colin Chabot of Kasota around 7:30 a.m. Thursday morning on Highway 22. During …

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    10 Jul 17
  • car accident

    An unknown vehicle stopped to make an illegal u-turn on Highway 169 causing an accident Sunday morning near St. Peter. The state patrol says a GMC Acadia driven by 62-year-old Dale Edward Lange of St. …

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    10 Jul 17
  • Taco Johns_New Ulm

    The New Ulm Fire Department was called to Taco John’s restaurant Saturday evening for a fire in the shed behind the restaurant that housed a dumpster and a grease receptacle. The fire department was call …

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    10 Jul 17
  • German Park Concert Series

    The German Park Concert Series continues tonight with the Lonny Carpenter Band. Monday night concerts begin at 7 p.m. at German Park. Refreshments will be available. The New Ulm Puppet Wagon puts on a performance …

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    10 Jul 17
  • courtw

    The sentencing for the Madelia man who shot and killed a teenager who was attempting to break into his home in January will be held at Watonwan County District Court July 11th. David Allen Petersen …

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    07 Jul 17
  • state patrol

    A Minnesota State Trooper saved the life of a toddler in May who was choking. The child’s mother pulled over at Highways 99 and 13 in Le Sueur County. The trooper responded to a medical …

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    07 Jul 17
  • New Ulm image

    The developer of the planned City Center apartment complex spoke with prospective tenants recently to inform them of some of the features of the complex. Minnesota Strasse President James Kretsch says the apartments are designed …

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    07 Jul 17