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  • RenvilleCountyHospital

    A decision on whether to move forward with a proposal to build a new Renville County Hospital and Clinics facility will likely be made by the end of the month. The $24-million project would construct …

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    04 Apr 13
  • MLC

    New Ulm’s Martin Luther College is holding a groundbreaking ceremony Saturday morning for its new Early Childhood Learning Center. The ceremony begins at 10am at the construction site, which is the location of the former …

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    04 Apr 13
  • StPeterRoboticsTeam2013

    The St. Peter High School “Nordic Storm” robotics team is going to the national competition the second year in a row after winning the “Engineering Inspiration” award during the recent regional competition. The 25-student team …

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    04 Apr 13
  • NewUlmAreaCareerExpo

    A total of around 340 high school sophomores from 6 area high schools took part in the 6th Annual New Ulm Area Career Expo Wednesday. The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce’s Jenny Eckstein says …

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    04 Apr 13
  • Fire

    Authorities are investigating the cause of a fire in St. James late Monday afternoon that left a home on 7th Avenue destroyed. The fire was reported shortly after 4:30pm Monday, and fire crews were on …

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    03 Apr 13
  • Crash

    A Hutchinson man was hospitalized early Tuesday afternoon after his tractor collided with a pickup truck on Highway 15. The crash occurred at around 12:40pm just north of Hutchinson. The State Patrol says that the …

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    03 Apr 13
  • Scam

    Authorities have issued a warning about a new scam in the area. Residents of Blue Earth County have reportedly been receiving phone calls from an anonymous person informing them that a credit card has been …

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    03 Apr 13
  • Stabbing

    A former MSU-Mankato student accused of assaulting another student with a knife last year pleaded guilty to felony 2nd-degree assault in court on Monday. 20-year-old Kevin Joseph Renquist was charged with assault and terroristic threats …

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    03 Apr 13