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  • Gustavus Students Volunteer

    Nearly a hundred Gustavus Adolphus College students are spending their Spring Break this week helping out Habitat for Humanity chapters across the country. A total of 40 Gustavus students are in Laredo, Texas, 27 headed …

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    04 Apr 12
  • Child Porn Sentencing

    A 62-year-old Mankato man accused of showing sexually explicit videos to minors in his home last April was sentenced on Tuesday in Blue Earth County Court. Rodney Oberg was sentenced to 30 months in prison …

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    04 Apr 12
  • Legislature Approves Jacob's Law

    The legislation known as “Jacob’s Law” is on it’s way to Governor Dayton’s desk after receiving unanimous approval from both the Minnesota House and Senate. Jacob’s Law is based on an incident in which a …

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    04 Apr 12
  • NU Man Critically Injured

    An 82-year-old New Ulm man remains in critical condition following a car crash Monday afternoon. It happened at around 1:10pm Monday at the intersection of Madison Avenue and Carver Road on the east end of …

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    04 Apr 12
  • FoodShelf1

    The New Ulm Emergency Food Shelf reports that families and individuals coming for food aid remained high throughout March when 223 families were served. That total is just under the record 239 families in January. …

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    04 Apr 12
  • CriminalSex

    A 20-year-old Fairfax man has been charged with 3rd-degree criminal sexual conduct in Brown County Court after allegedly having a sexual relationship with a 14-year-old girl. Eloy Figueroa was reportedly in the relationship with the …

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    03 Apr 12
  • SemiRollover

    A Jeffers man was hospitalized Monday afternoon after his car collided with a semi-truck on Highway 62 east of Fulda. The crash happened at just before 4pm. 27-year-old Shawn Huls of Jeffers was taken to …

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    03 Apr 12
  • NU City Council Vacancy

    The New Ulm City Council will hold a public hearing this (TUE) evening on proposed utility, street and alley improvements for 2012. A total of $3.1-million worth of projects have been proposed, with the city …

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    03 Apr 12