Local News
  • GasPumps

    Gas prices in New Ulm have fallen to $1.99 a gallon, the lowest prices seen since October 2008. Other locations such as Madelia and Fairmont are sitting at $2.13 per gallon. Trends indicate that prices …

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    30 Dec 14
  • NUCityHall

    On the first Tuesday in January, the New Ulm City Council will approve if openings are filled for the city’s commissions. For some commissions there is a waiting list to become a member but Mayor …

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    29 Dec 14
  • BombThreat

    School administrators and police in Springfield believe they have identified the individual who is responsible for a bomb threat found earlier this month.  Officials say students of Springfield High School reported to administration that they …

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    26 Dec 14
  • dv563013

    Mankato police say they have made an arrest in connection with counterfeit bills being passed at area businesses in Mankato and surrounding communities.  Police say James Kelly Meyer of Mankato is being held in the …

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    26 Dec 14
  • BrownCountyCourthouse

    Brown County Commissioners unanimously approved a 4-percent 2015 Brown County tax levy hike and certified the levy amount at over $11-point-8 million, an over $455,000 increase from 2014.  The four-percent hike included removing over $24,000 …

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    26 Dec 14
  • SnowyRoad

    The southern half of the state is under a winter weather advisory tonight through tomorrow morning.  The National Weather Service in Chanhassen forecasts three to six inches of snow across southern Minnesota and western Wisconsin.  …

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    26 Dec 14
  • GasPumps

    Triple-A is predicting a four-percent increase in the number of people travelling 50 miles or more for the holidays this year.  Minnesota Fuel Analyst Gail Weinholzer says drivers did not get a gas price hike …

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    26 Dec 14
  • DakotaExecution

    Portions of Riverfront Drive in Mankato closed for about an hour for the ceremony concluding the annual Dakota Memorial Ride.  The ride concluded with a meal and ceremony in Reconciliation Park this afternoon.  The 16-day …

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    26 Dec 14