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  • Legacy amendment

    The Prairie Lakes Regional Arts Council has awarded 3 local artists grants totaling $1,000 each. Applications are accepted from artists in all art disciplines. Artists grants were received by Stephan Mark of Springfield, Ann Obernolte …

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    22 Mar 17
  • Red Rock Central

    The Red Rock Central School in Lamberton has been awarded a  grant for a day-long festival focusing on Jazz education. The district was awarded over $3600 for the day which includes an hour long master …

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    22 Mar 17
  • Fire department

    The New Ulm Fire Department was called to a fire at 720 South Minnesota Street overnight. When fire crews arrived flames could be seen coming from the south side of the unoccupied home. The fire …

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    21 Mar 17
  • Sibley County

    At a recent Sibley County board meeting Fraud Investigator Preston Cowing presented his report. He explained his work involves investigating when a relative is living with a family and not reported or when recipients of …

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    21 Mar 17
  • Flag_Veteran

    Eighteen Counties in Southwest Minnesota have effectively ended homelessness among Veterans, becoming the 40th region in the nation to do so and Minnesota’s first region to hit this historic goal. The progress is the result …

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    21 Mar 17
  • Redwood_Falls

    The Redwood Falls Bike Rodeo Committee in partnership with Share the Spirit is currently collecting used bicycles of all sizes to give away to families in need. Each year kids come to the bike rodeo …

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    21 Mar 17
  • Truman

    A Truman Public School Sophomore learned a math solution he submitted for extra credit in his geometry class was published in a national publication. Each month geometry teacher Randy Muske posts problems that appear in …

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    21 Mar 17
  • Arlingtonw

    In two separate action items at a recent Arlington City Council meeting, councilors approved to advertise for both a Chief of Police and a full-time officer. This came after Bruce W. Rovinsky submitted his resignation …

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    20 Mar 17