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  • Marktplatz1

    The company that owns the north half of the Marktplatz Mall in New Ulm has declared bankruptcy. New Ulm Retail and Development LLC is a group of California real estate investors who purchased part of …

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    26 Oct 11
  • EmployeeTheft

    The wife of Mankato’s former Public Safety Director has pleaded guilty to one count of felony theft. 65-year-old Mary Huettl had originally been charged with 15 counts of theft for allegedly stealing over $100,000 from …

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    26 Oct 11
  • Senior and Caregiver Expo

    The Senior and Caregiver Expo was held in Springfield on October 24. ‘Keynote Presentation–A Caregiver’s Journey–Miles of Smiles’ was presented by Joleen Wendinger.

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    25 Oct 11
  • FloodLevee

    The timeline for constructing a permanent flood levee in the City of New Ulm was laid out during a public meeting on Monday. More than 2 dozen New Ulm residents attended the informational meeting detailing …

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    25 Oct 11
  • Harvest

    A 16-year-old boy from rural Canby was seriously injured in a farm accident Saturday evening. It involved a grain trailer on a rural Canby farm, and happened at just before 6:30pm Saturday. When authorities arrived …

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    25 Oct 11
  • PropertyDamage

    Authorities are investigating an incident of vandalism that caused tens of thousands of dollars worth of damage over the weekend. The crime occurred at Hoffman Concrete in Mankato. When the owner arrived at the business …

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    25 Oct 11
  • PropertyTax

    The New Ulm City Council will be holding a budget work session this (TUE) evening. Property taxes in New Ulm are tentatively set to increase by more than $837,000 next year, a 14.88% tax hike. …

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    25 Oct 11
  • Fire

    The New Ulm Fire Department was called out to a report of a car fire on South Minnesota Street in downtown New Ulm Monday morning. Mike Paulson Sr. of New Ulm had gone into the …

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    25 Oct 11