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  • ThinIce

    Safety officials continue to warn about the dangers of thin ice as Minnesota’s lakes start to freeze, especially the danger on lakes with aeration systems. Aerators are installed on around 280 Minnesota lakes to help …

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    04 Dec 13
  • HermannFireworks

    The New Ulm City Council reviewed the city’s preliminary budget and tax levy for 2014 on Tuesday, and allocated additional funds for several items, including a fireworks display for a fall festival. The proposed property …

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    04 Dec 13
  • NUCityCouncil2013

    In a brief regular meeting on Tuesday, the New Ulm City Council decided against creating a new position of “City Forester.” During the discussion on the proposal from the New Ulm Tree Advisory Committee, councilors …

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    04 Dec 13
  • Cows

    The Minnesota Department of Agriculture is making $1-million in grant funding available to livestock producers for on-farm improvements that help them stay competitive. The 237 Livestock Investment Grant recipients to date have invested an estimated …

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    04 Dec 13
  • WinterDriving

    Wintry weather is heading our way, with a Winter Storm Warning going into effect tonight (TUE). Meteorologist Steve Woolenhouse says that a Winter Storm Warning will be in effect from 9 o’clock tonight through 6am …

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    03 Dec 13
  • FatalAccident

    A Henderson man was killed in a logging accident Friday afternoon. The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office says 53-year-old David Bach was pronounced dead at the scene after a branch hit him on the head. Authorities …

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    03 Dec 13
  • Crash2

    A Nicollet man was seriously injured in a rollover accident on Highway 99 Monday afternoon. 21-year-old Samson Palmquist was driving a 2003 Mitsubishi Galant westbound on 99 between Nicollet and St. Peter when the vehicle …

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    03 Dec 13
  • ArchbishopNienstedt

    The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis says it plans to release the names of priests credibly accused of sexually abusing minors on Thursday. The names will be posted on a new page of the …

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    03 Dec 13