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  • NUCityCouncil2

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday approved a request from the New Ulm Fire Department Relief Association to increase firefighter pension benefits by $400 per-year. The 2 main reasons for the request were retention …

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    19 Jun 13
  • SpringPlanting

    Minnesota farmers who still have wet fields have been creeping ahead with their remaining spring planting. The USDA says that an average of just-over 3-and-a-half days were suitable for fieldwork statewide last week, a slight …

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    19 Jun 13
  • JimAbeler

    State Representative Jim Abeler has announced that he will run for the US Senate in 2014. The Anoka Republican has served 15 years in the legislature and chaired the House Human Services Committee. Abeler calls …

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    19 Jun 13
  • MikeBenson

    The first Republican has officially launched a campaign against Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz. State Representative Mike Benson is a two-term legislator from Rochester who announced Monday that he plans to run against DFL’er Walz …

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    19 Jun 13
  • GlencoeSilverLake

    The Glencoe Silver Lake School Board is considering trying to get another bond referendum passed this year. The board reviewed the latest option for a building bond at its recent meeting. This would be the …

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    19 Jun 13
  • Save-money-with-Ticketbud

    Save money by purchasing Wheeler Dealer items at 30% off! If you would like to purchase any of these items, call 507-359-2921 or 800-444-5685 Monday through Friday. AmericInn, Hwy 169 North, St. Peter, MN – …

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    18 Jun 13
  • Thunderstorm

    Severe weather erupted in parts of the area overnight. Brown, Redwood and Cottonwood Counties all reported severe weather, the hallmark of which was large hail. The largest reported hail was 2.5 inches 9 miles southeast …

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    18 Jun 13
  • Crash

    A Brownton man was injured in a motorcycle accident in Renville County Sunday evening. 47-year-old Mark Raddatz was driving a 1979 Honda Roadster on Highway 71 near the Lower Sioux Community when he hit the …

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    17 Jun 13