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  • DaytonDisapproves

    Governor Dayton spoke about the state’s minimum wage Wednesday, and said that he will be disappointed if the Legislature doesn’t push up Minnesota’s wage next session. Dayton made the remarks to a retiree council of …

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    26 Sep 13
  • Dollars

    The New Ulm Public Utilities Commission on Tuesday awarded over a million dollars worth of bids on 3 upcoming projects in the community. MR Paving and Excavating was awarded a bid for more-than $85,000 to …

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    26 Sep 13
  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board is scheduled to approve a preliminary tax levy for 2014 this (THU) evening. The board is expected to approve the maximum levy amount possible, around $6.2-million. The final …

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    26 Sep 13
  • HospitalPatient

    A rural Danube man involved in a car crash in rural Renville County last week has died from his injuries. The accident happened last Monday about 8 miles south of Danube. A 2008 Jeep driven …

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    25 Sep 13
  • http://192.168.14.124/letg/Applications/Jail_2/PopulationReport

    A Fairfax man who was sentenced  to more than 9 years in prison in Sibley County Court earlier this year for criminal sexual conduct was sentenced to another 17 years on Tuesday in Nicollet County …

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    25 Sep 13
  • Judge

    A Belle Plaine man has been sentenced to 6 months in jail and 25 years of probation on a criminal sexual conduct plea deal. 61-year-old Daniel Lee Zurn was originally charged with 7 felony counts …

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    25 Sep 13
  • Fire

    The liquor store in the City of Lake Lillian was destroyed by a fire Monday night. Authorities say that a passerby noticed smoke coming from the roof of the building and called 911 at shortly …

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    25 Sep 13
  • PanicButton

    The Brown County Board approved the purchase and installation of a wireless security system for the county probation building on Tuesday. Brown County Assistant Probation Director Evonn Westcott says that they have seen an increase …

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    25 Sep 13