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  • TilledField

    The snow and cold in Minnesota last week continued to delay field work on farms across the state. In its weekly crop progress report, the US Department of Agriculture says it received reports of limited …

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    22 Apr 14
  • NUAirportWaterTower

    The New Ulm Public Utilities Commission is scheduled to award a bid for the reconditioning of the city’s airport water tower this (TUE) evening. The tower was constructed in 1988, and the reconditioning project will …

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    22 Apr 14
  • Bison

    An Open House is being held today (TUE) to detail a plan to bring a herd of bison to Minneopa State Park. The proposal calls for fencing-off about 350 acres of prairie at the park …

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    22 Apr 14
  • EarthDay

    Organizations throughout the state are holding events to celebrate Earth Day today (TUE). One such group is CURE, or Clean Up the River Environment, which will be cleaning up a two-mile stretch of Highway 212 …

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    22 Apr 14
  • NordicStormRegionalWinners2014

    A high school robotics team made up of students from Lake Crystal, Mankato, and St. Peter is heading to the national championship in St. Louis, Missouri this week. The Nordic Storm team consists of 19 …

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    22 Apr 14
  • KatoEntertainmentCenter

    One person is dead and three others injured after gunfire broke out in the parking lot of the Kato Entertainment Center early Sunday morning. The shooting happened at just before 2am as an event inside …

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    21 Apr 14
  • CapsizedCanoe

    A 39-year-old Madison Lake man was killed Saturday night when a canoe capsized on Madison Lake. The Blue Earth County Sheriff’s Office says that 30-year-old Michael Grissom of Madison Lake was able to swim to …

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    21 Apr 14
  • MNSecurityHospital

    Authorities spent the weekend searching for a person missing from the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter. The adult male was reportedly issued a day pass on Friday, but didn’t return to the facility. The …

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    21 Apr 14