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  • Stiftungsfest

    Minnesota’s oldest continuously-running festival celebrates it’s sesquicentennial this weekend. Norwood Young America’s Stiftungsfest kicks off it’s 150th year this (FRI) evening. Stiftungsfest Board Member Kurt Wilson says it promises to be a fun-filled weekend with …

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    26 Aug 11
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a settlement agreement with a special education teacher accused of malicious punishment of a child. The school board accepted the irrevocable resignation of 51-year-old Kay …

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    26 Aug 11
  • FatalShooting

    A man in Mankato was apparently gunned down by police officers Thursday night. Law enforcement was called to the residence on the 600 block of Byron Street in Mankato at just before 9:30pm Thursday on …

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    26 Aug 11
  • Fatal

    A semi-truck driver from the local area was killed in a multi-vehicle pile-up near Chicago Wednesday night. Nicollet native 51-year-old Richard “Spanky” Stolt of Cleveland apparently rear-ended another semi on Highway 41 in the Chicago …

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    26 Aug 11
  • MaryZahuronesPK20111

    An 18-year-old college student from Morrison County is the new Princess Kay of the Milky Way. Mary Zahurones of Pierz was crowned the 58th Princess Kay Wednesday night at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. She says …

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    25 Aug 11
  • Henderson

    The Henderson City Council has unanimously voted to post a job opening for the city’s chief of police position. This comes after the council rejected the lone proposal it received for law enforcement coverage for …

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    25 Aug 11
  • Local Tornadoes Anniversary

    Wednesday was the five year anniversary of a pair of tornadoes tearing through the local area. One twister hit the Jeff Hoffmann farm south of New Ulm, and strong winds blew 2 semi trucks off …

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    25 Aug 11
  • CarCrash

    A portion of Highway 60 just west of Lake Crystal was closed late Wednesday morning following a semi-truck rollover. The westbound Freightliner truck was hauling asphalt when a front tire apparently blew out about 2 …

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    25 Aug 11