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    The pictured items were gifted to the Herman Monument Society in New Ulm, and on display at the HMS annual meeting January 24th.

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    25 Jan 13
  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board meets this (THU) evening, and is expected to approve amended policies on student parking and graduation requirements. The revised policies reflect changes to paid parking at the high …

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    24 Jan 13
  • SleepyEye

    The Sleepy Eye Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual meeting and awards ceremony Wednesday night at the Eagles Orchid Inn. The recipient of the 2012 Shining Star was Patricia Ericksen. The Extraordinary Volunteer of …

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    24 Jan 13
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    Chuck Kiecker was honored by the New Ulm Chamber of Commerce at a surprise presentation Jan. 24th. Kiecker was one of 3 charter members of the New Ulm Chambers Willkommen committee, formed in the early …

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    24 Jan 13
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    The 2013 session of the Minnesota Legislature is underway, and another Brown County Congress of Elected and Appointed Officials is taking place on Friday. It takes place from 7:30 to 9am at the Brown County …

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    24 Jan 13
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    A former patient at the St. Peter Regional Treatment Center has been sentenced to over 4 years in prison for assaulting staff members at the hospital. 26-year-old Michael John Paul pleaded guilty last month to …

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    24 Jan 13
  • Dayton

    In the far corners of Governor Dayton’s newly-proposed budget are some lesser-heralded changes that would alter how Minnesota residents pay for and interact with their government from the cradle to the grave. These fine-print details …

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    24 Jan 13
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    Authorities are investigating break-ins at 2 churches in the City of Echo that took place over the weekend. Several different items were reportedly stolen from both the Alliance Church and Peace Lutheran Church in Echo. …

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    23 Jan 13