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  • Fire

    New Ulm Firefighters were called out to a house fire on North Washington Street early Thursday afternoon. The home at 1106 North Washington was fully engulfed in flames when fire crews arrived on the scene …

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    10 Aug 12
  • SemiRollover

    A truck driver from Nebraska was injured Thursday evening when his truck rolled on Highway 99 in St. Peter. 44-year-old Franky Warner of Aurora, Nebraska reportedly lost control of his Freightliner semi as he turned …

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    10 Aug 12
  • SleepyEyeSchool

    The Sleepy Eye School Board on Thursday unanimously approved a resolution to bring a levy referendum before District 84 voters this Fall. The district will seek a 5-year, $500 per-pupil referendum to finance school operations …

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    10 Aug 12
  • TalentShow1

    The Brown County Free Fair annual Talent Show was held on Thursday. Kennedy Jorgensen of Mankato was the first place winner in the Pre-Teen Division with her song and dance routine of “My Favorite Things” …

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    10 Aug 12
  • BCOutstandingSeniors20121

    The 2012 Brown County Outstanding Senior Citizen Awards were presented to New Ulm residents Annette Perry and Doug Ladd on Thursday at the Brown County Free Fair. Perry was cited for her work benefiting the …

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    10 Aug 12
  • MotorcycleCrash

    Motorcycle deaths continue to rise this year. To date, there have been 26 motorcycle fatalities in Minnesota, compared to 23 at this time last year. State Patrol Lieutenant Eric Roeske says that there were 7 …

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    10 Aug 12
  • Gun

    A Hutchinson man faces felony charges after allegedly bringing a handgun into a bar early Tuesday morning. 25-year-old Andrew Lawrence Lee was arrested during an incident that started when he reportedly dropped a handgun on …

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    10 Aug 12
  • TrumanPolice

    The City of Truman and the federal government have settled an employment claim filed by a police officer who served in Kuwait. The US Justice Department had sued the city for not giving Navy reservist …

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    10 Aug 12