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  • donations

    A 10-year-old boy saved up his money to make a donation to a worthy cause in New Ulm. Mason Janni donated $133 to the Sertoma Club’s Santa’s Closet recently. This past Christmas 176 families and …

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    08 Mar 17
  • Zimmerman tornado

    Officials confirmed there was a tornado near Princeton and Zimmerman Monday evening making it the earliest recorded tornado in state history. Tornadoes have occurred in every month from March Through November in Minnesota. According to …

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    07 Mar 17
  • Federal prison

    A Morton man was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in federal prison for illegally possessing a firearm. According to the Brown, Lyon, Redwood, Renville Drug Task Force, the 15 year sentence for Jeffrey Joseph Pendleton …

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    07 Mar 17
  • Robbery

    Two suspects involved in a Madelia home invasion in January will make an appearance in Watonwan County District Court today. Kyle Nason of Sleepy Eye and Cornelius Ayers Junior of Mankato have been charged with …

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    07 Mar 17
  • motorcyclecrash

    A 60-year-old Sanborn man was involved in a fatal motorcycle accident Sunday evening. The Redwood County Sheriff’s Office says Gregory Werner was pronounced dead after being transported to the Springfield Medical Center. The crash happened …

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    07 Mar 17
  • Legislative session

    A bill that would bring long overdue aid to the City of Madelia following a devastating fire has been sent to Governor Dayton for his signature. State Representative Tony Cornish of Vernon Center says he’s …

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    07 Mar 17
  • Kaitlin Pals

    Gislason and Hunter Law Firm have a new partner. Kaitlin Pals has been an attorney in New Ulm for over the past 5 years. She specializes in estate planning and corporate ag business. Her recent …

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    07 Mar 17
  • Highway 99 Bridge

    Nearly a month ahead of schedule, the Highway 99 bridge in St. Peter is scheduled to close for construction on Wednesday and not reopen again until October. The Minnesota Department of Transportation says traffic will …

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    06 Mar 17