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  • Drought

    A chilly and wet spring followed by a relatively cool summer has erased the drought across most of the state, except for lingering dryness in far northwestern and north-central Minnesota. But State Climatologist Greg Spoden …

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    14 Aug 13
  • Crops

    Minnesota farmers are expected to harvest their second-largest corn crop in state history this year. According to this week’s projections from the US Department of Agriculture, Minnesota’s corn and soybean crops are expected to be …

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    14 Aug 13
  • NUACS

    New Ulm Cathedral High School Principal Peter Roufs has submitted his resignation, effective as of this Friday. Roufs says that he is grateful for the support received from administration, faculty, staff, parents and students. The …

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    14 Aug 13
  • Highway169Sign

    The St. Peter City Council approved upcoming changes to intersections along Highway 169 following a public hearing Monday night. Several intersections along 169 in the community will be altered next year in an effort to …

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    14 Aug 13
  • CleoErickson

    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the month of August is Cleo Erickson of St. James. The St. James native has been involved with the Watonwan County Relay For Life since it began 16 years ago. She …

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    14 Aug 13
  • Crash

    A 20-year-old Glencoe man was seriously injured in a one-vehicle rollover accident west of Arlington Sunday morning. Joshua Lindeman was reportedly driving westbound on Sibley County Road 12 about 2 miles west of Arlington when …

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    13 Aug 13
  • Mosquito

    Minnesota has reported its first death from the West Nile virus this year. A total of 16 human cases of the virus have been confirmed across the state so far, and the Minnesota Department of …

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    13 Aug 13
  • BufordRogers

    The federal weapons trial for a 24-year-old Montevideo man began in Minneapolis Monday. Buford “Bucky” Rogers was arrested in May after a man told police that Rogers wanted him to help him with attacks on …

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    13 Aug 13