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  • CriminalSex

    A 24-year-old Morton man has been sentenced to a year in jail and 10 years on probation after pleading guilty to 4th-degree criminal sexual conduct involving a mentally impaired person. Two additional criminal sexual conduct …

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    23 May 12
  • PowerLine1

    Work has begun on the segment of the new CapX 2020 high-voltage power lines that begin at the Cedar Mountain Substation in Renville County and stretch east  through the KNUJ area to Scott County. Work …

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    23 May 12
  • StPeterLibrary

    The St. Peter library celebrated its tenth anniversary in its current location this month. After the March 1998 tornadoes severely damaged the previous library, a makeshift location was made using trailers during the construction of …

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    23 May 12
  • Bridge

    The next several months will be busy in Redwood County when it comes to bridge construction. Starting in late May and early June, two of the bridges crossing the Minnesota River between Redwood and Renville …

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    23 May 12
  • Crash

    A Clements man was seriously injured in a car crash in rural Redwood County Monday morning. It happened at just before 7am at the intersection of 180th Street and Ocean Avenue in Sundown Township north …

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    22 May 12
  • FloodLevee

    The New Ulm City Council moved forward with the proposed construction of a permanent flood levy on the Minnesota River during a special meeting on Monday. The council had been prepared to discuss possible Eminent …

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    22 May 12
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    The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce honored the late Bobbi McCrea with the 2012 Athena Award on Monday. McCrea was active in the community in numerous ways prior to her death in the Bohemian …

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    22 May 12
  • Crops

    Warm weather is helping Minnesota farmers make rapid progress planting soybeans. The USDA’s latest weekly crop-weather report says that soybean planting in Minnesota has jumped to 81% complete. That compares with 30% last year and …

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    22 May 12