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    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the month of September is Charles Korsmo of Fairfax. Korsmo gives generously of his time to several organizations. He serves as the treasurer for the Fairfax United Methodist Church, is a …

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    14 Sep 11
  • Wicklund1

    The Elk River man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend in her Kasota apartment last year will likely be accepting a plea deal in the murder case against him. 24-year-old Tyler Andrew Wicklund made an appearance …

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    14 Sep 11
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    The Sleepy Eye City Council approved a preliminary budget and tax levy for 2012 Tuesday evening. Next year’s property taxes in Sleepy Eye are tentatively set to increase by more than $93,000, or about 7.5%. …

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    14 Sep 11
  • Graffiti

    The Norwood Young America City Council recently approved a graffiti ordinance for the city. This comes after multiple businesses and properties were vandalized in the town over the summer. The new ordinance was modeled after …

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    13 Sep 11
  • Fraud

    A New Ulm couple face felony welfare fraud charges stemming from wrongfully obtaining over $1,400 in public assistance while living in rural Gibbon in 2010. 39-year-old Mark Madson Senior and 43-year-old LuAnn Madson both face …

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    13 Sep 11
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    Area soybean fields are turning colors, as seen in this picture taken just outside of New Ulm.   Farmers will be watching temperatures for this Wed. night, as a possible frost is in the forecast.

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    13 Sep 11
  • Wicklund1

    An Elk River man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend in her Kasota apartment last year makes an appearance in court today (TUE) prior to his trial getting underway next month. 24-year-old Tyler Andrew Wicklund is …

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    13 Sep 11
  • NALW2011

    It’s National Assisted Living Week, and a King and Queen of New Ulm’s Orchard Hill were crowned Monday to kick-off the week. National Assisted Living Week is intended to raise public awareness of assisted living …

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    13 Sep 11