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  • Walz

    Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz will be meeting with local-area residents today (FRI) to gauge public opinion on a possible military conflict with Syria. Walz says he is pleased that Congress is being consulted prior …

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    06 Sep 13
  • Hermann2

    A special dual-celebration is being held in New Ulm this Saturday. The festival commemorates both the 125th anniversary of the laying of the Hermann Monument Cornerstone and the 150th anniversary of the founding of the …

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    06 Sep 13
  • SpecialOlympics

    The New Ulm Special Olympics Team is holding a special fundraiser this Saturday. Special Olympians and their coaches will be on top of the roof of the New Ulm Hy-Vee store, asking for donations to …

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    06 Sep 13
  • 3M

    Minnesota-based 3M is building a $150-million research and development facility at its Maplewood campus. The 400,000-square-foot building will eventually house 700 scientists and researchers working on 3 of 3M’s five businesses – electrical and energy, …

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    06 Sep 13
  • DeerHighway

    A Trimont man was injured Wednesday morning when his motorcycle hit a deer on Highway 4 just west of Sherburn. 44-year-old Troy Palmquist was driving a 2000 Kawasaki westbound on 4 when he struck the …

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    05 Sep 13
  • AndrewDikken

    Authorities have located the pickup truck believed to be driven by 28-year-old Andrew Dikken of Granite Falls, but he remains at-large. Dikken is a “Person Of Interest” in the Labor Day shootings of 26-year-old Kara …

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    05 Sep 13
  • Wicklund1

    An Elk River man in prison for killing the mother of his daughter in Kasota nearly 3 years ago has had his appeal to keep his parental rights denied. Tyler Wicklund is serving a life …

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    05 Sep 13
  • VernonQuiram

    A New Ulm man who was recently released from the Brown County Jail after serving time for violating a domestic abuse Order For Protection is back in custody after failing to register as a sex …

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    05 Sep 13