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  • NewUlmEagles

    New Ulm’s School District 88 held it’s annual Employee Recognition Banquet Wednesday night, and announced it’s Teachers of the Year for 2012. The District 88 Teachers of the Year are: Jefferson Elementary Phy-Ed Teacher Todd …

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    26 Apr 12
  • Wrobleski2

    A Willmar man accused of leading authorities on a week-long manhunt following a string of thefts has pleaded Guilty to several charges in Renville County Court as part of a plea deal. 38-year-old Matthew James …

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    26 Apr 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board will discuss the possible sale of the district’s former middle school building during it’s meeting this (THU) evening. Passing a resolution to sell the middle school property would …

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    26 Apr 12
  • MattRasmussen

    A Gustavus Adolphus College graduate has been named the winner of the 2012 Walt Whitman Award by the Academy of American Poets. Matt Rasmussen is a 1998 graduate of the St. Peter college who is …

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    26 Apr 12
  • FFA_Logo

    The State FFA Convention wrapped up on Tuesday in St. Paul with local-area FFA chapters being named the best in the state. The Hutchinson FFA Chapter was named the top chapter in the state during …

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    26 Apr 12
  • Vikings Stadium Update

    Some high-profile lobbying for a new Vikings stadium took place at the Minnesota State Capitol on Wednesday as a bill awaits a vote in the Minnesota House and continues moving through Senate committees. Vikings players …

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    26 Apr 12
  • MnDotLogo

    Governor Dayton on Wednesday thanked the “Heroes of Mn/DOT” by handing out award plaques in the State Capitol Rotunda. Among the Mn/DOT employees honored were Curt Broughten and Tom Johnson, who were plowing snow on …

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    26 Apr 12
  • NU Habitat Family Chosen

    The Minnesota Valley Chapter of Habitat for Humanity has announced the name of their latest partner family to receive a new home. The Gendron-Bronstad family of New Ulm will contribute 200 “sweat-equity” hours toward the …

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    26 Apr 12