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  • HealthCareReform

    After long debate going well into the night, the DFL-controlled Minnesota Senate passed a bill to set up a health insurance marketplace where Minnesotans can choose among insurance products pre-screened by a special board. Republicans …

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    08 Mar 13
  • TroyBerger

    A 37-year-old Fairfax man charged with multiple counts of criminal sexual conduct over allegations that he sexually assaulted pre-teen girls has been charged with another count after new evidence surfaced recently. Troy Matthew Berger now …

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    08 Mar 13
  • Flu2

    The Minnesota Department of Health has confirmed 4 more flu deaths in the state over the past week. That brings the number of flu-related deaths in Minnesota to 169 since the start of the influenza …

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    08 Mar 13
  • NUPoliceDepartment

    A settlement has reportedly been reached in a civil lawsuit involving the City of New Ulm and New Ulm Police Officer Matt Rasmussen. The lawsuit stems from an accident in July of 2011 which claimed …

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    08 Mar 13
  • Dollars

    Two Brown County residents have been charged with felony welfare fraud for wrongfully obtaining public assistance. 38-year-old Trina Hoffman of Sleepy Eye is accused of collecting food support and medical assistance payments over an approximately …

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    08 Mar 13
  • MatthewLindberg

    A 19-year-old New Ulm man was convicted of 2nd-degree burglary in Brown County Court this week. Matthew Russell Lindberg was arrested in December after stealing hundreds of dollars worth of cigarettes from the SSL Auto …

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    08 Mar 13
  • NUFarmShow

    The New Ulm Farm-City Hub Club 32nd annual Farm Show is taking place today (FRI) and Saturday at the New Ulm Civic Center. The free show includes exhibits from area agri-businesses, FFA students with animals …

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    08 Mar 13
  • MNNewCountrySchool

    The Minnesota New Country School in Henderson will now be offering an elementary school curriculum next fall. The charter school currently serves approximately 115 students in grades 6 through 12. Next school year’s expansion will …

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    08 Mar 13