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  • Martis

    The owners of the August Schell Brewing Company were presented a 5-state regional award this week. Ted and Jodi Marti received both the Southern Minnesota and the 5-State Regional Service to Mankind Award from the …

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    22 Dec 11
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board is scheduled to adopt a revised budget for the current school year this (THU) evening. The budget includes $22.4 million in revenues and $23.8 million in expenditures. In …

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    22 Dec 11
  • PowerLine1

    Xcel Energy has turned on a new high-voltage transmission line between Monticello and Saint Cloud, the first part of what they say will be the largest expansion of transmission lines in the Upper Midwest in …

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    22 Dec 11
  • PolarPlunge1

    The preparations are underway for the annual Polar Bear Plunge in the City of St. Peter, and registration for everyone wanting to jump into a frozen lake is now open. Polar Bear Plunges take place …

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    22 Dec 11
  • EmployeeTheft

    A Belle plaine man faces felony theft charges for allegedly stealing nearly $2,500 worth of tools and cash from his place of employment. 31-year-old Shawn Christopher Craft is accused of taking almost $2,000 in tools …

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    22 Dec 11
  • Henderson

    The makeup of the Henderson Police Department for next year was decided on Tuesday when the Henderson City Council officially accepted the recommendations of the city’s personnel committee. The city council unanimously approved of the …

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    22 Dec 11
  • Fire

    Investigators have determined that a house fire in the City of Gibbon on Friday was caused by faulty wiring. The smoldering fire in the home of Sam and Daisy Homan on 1st Avenue in Gibbon …

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    22 Dec 11
  • ATV

    The Renville County Board on Tuesday toured the area proposed as a possible all-terrain-vehicle park prior to voting on the controversial project next week. The proposed ATV park has reportedly divided local Renville County residents …

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    22 Dec 11