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  • Truman

    Truman Mayor Lynn Braunlee says in the coming month’s utility rates are set to increase. She encourages Truman residents to attend the November regular city council meeting. Ideas on how residents can decrease their utility …

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    28 Sep 16
  • Mnscu

    Most Minnesota Universities and public colleges are waiving application fees during all or part of October. The waivers are part of College Knowledge Month, an annual statewide effort to encourage students to apply to college. …

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    28 Sep 16
  • The Grand

    The former Grand Program Director pleaded guilty Monday in Brown County District Court to check forgery. Twenty-four-year-old Joseph L. Steinbach of New Ulm was charged in April with 5 counts of check forgery and theft …

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    27 Sep 16
  • New Ulm High School Construction

    Many changes took place at all district buildings for New Ulm Public Schools and the public is invited to take a look. Superintendent Jeff Bertrang says Washington, Jefferson and the middle school will all be …

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    27 Sep 16
  • Road open

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation announced that Highway 30 east of Mapleton opened around 6 a.m. this (Tuesday) morning. It had been closed since September 22 due to flooding. All highways in south central Minnesota …

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    27 Sep 16
  • New Ulm High School

    New Ulm Public High School kicked off its Homecoming week by crowning royalty Monday night. Jordan Hillesheim was crowned King and Camryn Schiro was crowned queen. A number of activities will take place throughout the …

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    27 Sep 16
  • Madelia

    The Madelia Hometown Hero award was given out during a steak fry supper in Madelia September 17th. Everett Christiansen was nominated for his support of Madelia in trying to make Madelia a better place for …

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    27 Sep 16
  • Gustavus Adolphus College

    Gustavus Adolphus College will host the 52nd annual Nobel Conference on its Saint Peter campus Tuesday and Wednesday. This year’s conference will bring together economists and scholars to discuss the topic: “In Search of Economic …

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    26 Sep 16