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  • MNsure

    Callers to Minnesota’s health insurance exchange were experiencing longer waits this week as the deadline for open enrollment approaches. As expected, MNsure is experiencing an upsurge in calls as residents try to sign up for …

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    29 Mar 14
  • Flu2

    The flu season is winding down in Minnesota, but there is still some activity around the state.¬† The Department of Health reports 28 influenza-related hospitalizations over the past week, compared to 33 the previous week. …

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    29 Mar 14
  • EagleCam

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources EagleCam is getting worldwide attention, with more than 151,000 Internet users from around the globe tuning in. This week, they saw the much-anticipated hatching of two eaglets, and a …

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    29 Mar 14
  • NUMiddleSchool

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a Facilities Task Force recommendation that calls for constructing a new high school and retooling the uses of the district’s other buildings. The total cost …

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    28 Mar 14
  • GFW

    The GFW school board accepted the immediate resignation of Head Football Coach Pat Hentges this week. Hentges wrote a letter to the board stating that “it has been a pleasure to work with some great …

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    28 Mar 14
  • Marktplatz Mall

    A 19-year-old New Ulm man is facing felony burglary and theft charges in Brown County Court for allegedly stealing from a daycare center. The Little Rascals Daycare in the Markplatz Mall in New Ulm reported …

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    28 Mar 14
  • FrancisMarkey

    In a rare move, the Diocese of New Ulm is suing another diocese, alleging it sent a priest to Minnesota without warning about past accusations of sexual abuse. The lawsuit is against the Diocese of …

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    28 Mar 14
  • LoriHornick-Lindell

    A member of the Hutchinson School Board has been charged with domestic assault after an incident with her husband Tuesday night. Forty-four-year-old Lori Ann Hornick-Lindell was arrested and taken to the McLeod County jail after …

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    28 Mar 14