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  • SchoolStudents

    Newly released ratings are giving Minnesota school officials a sense of optimism. The state released its Multiple Measurement Ratings on Tuesday.  Nearly 560 schools increased their test scores by at least ten percentage points over …

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    02 Oct 13
  • Judge

    A Danube man has been sentenced to 5 years of supervised probation and time served in jail for the financial exploitation of a vulnerable adult in Springfield. 65-year-old Terrance John Rickers pleaded guilty to the …

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    01 Oct 13
  • USCapitol

    The partial federal government shutdown now underway means that around 18,000 federal employees that work and live in Minnesota will be furloughed without pay. Federal courts will operate as usual for at least another 10 …

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    01 Oct 13
  • MNsure

    Minnesota’s online health insurance exchange will reportedly be available to consumers as planned today (TUE), but not until sometime in the afternoon. MNsure officials want to make sure the system connects properly with federal computer …

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    01 Oct 13
  • Crops-Soybeans

    Soybean maturity has advanced rapidly in Minnesota over the past week, but still lags behind the normal pace. The US Department of Agriculture says that 40% of Minnesota’s soybean crop has reached maturity. That compares …

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    01 Oct 13
  • Gustavus

    St. Peter’s Gustavus Adolphus College is hosting eight world-class scientists this week for the 49th annual Nobel Conference. This year’s conference is titled “The Universe At Its Limits” and will feature 3 Nobel Laureates in …

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    01 Oct 13
  • Dollars

    The end of the latest fiscal year for the City of New Ulm has shown that a record amount of money in lodging taxes was collected in the community this past year. The New Ulm …

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    01 Oct 13
  • NUHomecomingRoyalty2013

    Another week of High School Homecomings continues around the local area, and New Ulm High School crowned it’s Homecoming Royalty Monday evening. The New Ulm Homecoming Queen is Katelyn Forst and the Homecoming King is …

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    01 Oct 13