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  • Exports1

    Minnesota exports set another record in the first quarter of 2012, the sixth straight quarterly export record. The Minnesota Trade Office’s Katie Clark says that Minnesota exported a record $4.9-billion worth of products, a record …

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    29 Jun 12
  • GasPumps1

    The cost of gasoline continues to drop in Minnesota. The statewide average for regular unleaded is now hovering at around $3.44 a gallon, still above the national average, but 17-cents less than it was last …

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    29 Jun 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a budget for next school year. District 88′s overall revenues for 2012-2013 total $22.7-million, while overall expenditures are projected to be $23.1-million. The result of …

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    29 Jun 12
  • DrunkDriving

    Increased DWI patrols are slated for this weekend. It’s been one-year since enhanced impaired driving sanctions became effective in Minnesota, which includes the use of ignition interlock. Repeat DWI offenders as well as first-time offenders …

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    29 Jun 12
  • ThomasLindstrom

    A St. Paul man faces felony burglary charges in Brown County Court after allegedly breaking into the Sleepy Eye Servicemen’s Club over the weekend. Sleepy Eye police were on patrol at around 2:30am Saturday when …

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    29 Jun 12
  • JamesEiring

    The trial of a Mankato man who led authorities from 3 counties on a high-speed car chase in March got underway this week in Sibley County Court. 47-year-old James Allen Eiring was being sought on …

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    29 Jun 12
  • SibleyEast

    The Sibley East School Board held a special meeting this week to choose a new superintendent for the district. Current Sibley East Superintendent Stephen Jones has accepted the superintendent position with the Little Falls School …

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    29 Jun 12
  • Hot

    Today’s (THU) weather should be a little more tolerable for most Minnesotans. The National Weather Service reports a couple of 100-degree readings around southern Minnesota on Wednesday. New Ulm tied the high temperature record for …

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    28 Jun 12