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  • Cryptolocker

    A computer virus which had been affecting businesses in the Hutchinson area has now been reported in New Ulm. At least two New Ulm businesses have fallen victim to the “EncryptoLocker” ransomware Trojan. It targets …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Bullying

    The Minnesota House approved a controversial Anti-Bullying Bill at shortly after midnight this (WED) morning following nearly 12 hours of debate. The final vote was 69-63, with all Republicans and a couple of Democrats in …

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    09 Apr 14
  • Dollars

    The Minnesota Senate on Tuesday night passed a supplemental budget bill which would spend about $200-million of the expected budget surplus on a variety of state programs. The high points include a 5% wage increase …

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    09 Apr 14
  • NewUlmAreaCareerExpo

    Around 50 businesses will be on hand at the New Ulm Civic Center Wednesday afternoon for the 7th annual New Ulm Area Career Expo. The event involves 10th-grade students from the 3 high schools in …

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    09 Apr 14
  • HometownHeroApril2014

    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the month of April is Judy Loewe of Henderson. Judy volunteers her time in numerous ways around the community. She serves on the Sibley County Museum Board, chairs blood drives, helps …

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    09 Apr 14
  • DarnellWhitefeather

    The man accused of murdering a fellow patient at the Minnesota Security Hospital in St. Peter is scheduled to be in court this week. 32-year-old Darnell Dee Whitefeather has been charged with 3 counts of …

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    08 Apr 14
  • SuspiciousCar

    The New Ulm Police Department is investigating a report that a suspicious person tried to pick up a 14-year-old girl Sunday night. It happened at around 8pm near the corner of Broadway and First North …

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    08 Apr 14
  • Dollars

    House and Senate DFL leaders and key legislators on Monday announced an agreement to increase Minnesota’s minimum wage. The minimum wage would increase to $8 per-hour this year for businesses with sales of more than …

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    08 Apr 14