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  • Drought

    It was a colder than normal October. Assistant State Climatologist Pete Boulay says the month ended nearly two-degrees below normal. As for precipitation, some areas of Minnesota received some badly needed rain last month. But …

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    02 Nov 12
  • MNStatePatrolSquad

    The Minnesota State Patrol is conducting a statewide saturation on Highway 169 today (FRI). Troopers in the St. Peter and Mankato areas will be working with other districts to conduct high-visibility patrols during the high-traffic …

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    02 Nov 12
  • Detour

    A detour was being put into place on a portion of Highway 22 beginning today (FRI) while crews work on stabilizing the bank of the Le Sueur River. The work is getting underway sooner than …

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    02 Nov 12
  • NehlsParkTower

    The New Ulm Public Utilities Commission is considering a change in the design of a proposed water tower in Nehl’s Park. PUC Engineer Pat Wrase says the new proposal would shrink the capacity of the …

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    02 Nov 12
  • LetsGoFishingSleepyEye

    The Sleepy Eye chapter of Let’s Go Fishing honored volunteer Lenny Seidl during the group’s annual meeting recently. Seidl received the organization’s “You Made a Reel Difference” traveling trophy for going on a total of …

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    02 Nov 12
  • KNUJ Supports New Ulm School Referendum - YouTube

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    02 Nov 12
  • HogBarnFire

    A hog barn near Comfrey was totally destroyed by a fire Wednesday night. The Jeffers Fire Department responded to the blaze at around 9pm before requesting mutual aid assistance from Comfrey and Darfur firefighters. The …

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    01 Nov 12
  • Fire

    The New Ulm Fire Department was called out to a garage fire near Searles Wednesday afternoon. The call for the fire at 18951 Riverbluff Drive just north of Searles was received at about 1:15pm, and …

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    01 Nov 12