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  • SpecialOlympics

    The New Ulm Special Olympics Team is holding a special fundraiser this Saturday. Special Olympians and their coaches will be on top of the roof of the New Ulm Hy-Vee store, asking for donations to …

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    06 Sep 13
  • 3M

    Minnesota-based 3M is building a $150-million research and development facility at its Maplewood campus. The 400,000-square-foot building will eventually house 700 scientists and researchers working on 3 of 3M’s five businesses – electrical and energy, …

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    06 Sep 13
  • DeerHighway

    A Trimont man was injured Wednesday morning when his motorcycle hit a deer on Highway 4 just west of Sherburn. 44-year-old Troy Palmquist was driving a 2000 Kawasaki westbound on 4 when he struck the …

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    05 Sep 13
  • AndrewDikken

    Authorities have located the pickup truck believed to be driven by 28-year-old Andrew Dikken of Granite Falls, but he remains at-large. Dikken is a “Person Of Interest” in the Labor Day shootings of 26-year-old Kara …

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    05 Sep 13
  • Wicklund1

    An Elk River man in prison for killing the mother of his daughter in Kasota nearly 3 years ago has had his appeal to keep his parental rights denied. Tyler Wicklund is serving a life …

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    05 Sep 13
  • VernonQuiram

    A New Ulm man who was recently released from the Brown County Jail after serving time for violating a domestic abuse Order For Protection is back in custody after failing to register as a sex …

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    05 Sep 13
  • CheckFraud2

    A 78-year-old Mankato woman has been charged with multiple counts of financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult after allegedly taking hundreds of thousands of dollars from an 80-year-old man she had a relationship with. The …

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    05 Sep 13
  • JimHagedorn

    Another Republican is seeking the party’s endorsement to run against Democratic Congressman Tim Walz in southern Minnesota’s 1st District. Jim Hagedorn announced his candidacy on Wednesday at a farm near Good Thunder. He is the …

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    05 Sep 13