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  • High Gas Prices

    Minnesota drivers are paying about a dime more for a gallon of gas than they did a week ago. Triple-As average price for regular unleaded is just under $2.75 a gallon. That’s 9 1/2 cents …

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    21 Jul 15
  • HeartOfNewUlm

    The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation has been chosen by the Minnesota GreenCorps program to have Hearts Beat Back the Heart of New Ulm Project serve as the host site for the 2015-2016 program year. In …

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    20 Jul 15
  • FatalAccident

    A Bird Island man was killed in a car crash northeast of Hector Friday afternoon. The Renville County Sheriff’s Office reports they received a call about a two vehicle collision around 3 p.m. Friday afternoon. …

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    20 Jul 15
  • boating accident

    A boating accident in Le Sueur County seriously injured a teen. Around 6:30 p.m. Friday on East Jefferson Lake 15-year-old Marah Bengston was waking boarding behind her father’s boat when she fell into the water. …

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    20 Jul 15
  • ArchbishopNienstedt

    Former Twin Cities Archbishop John Nienstedt says he is “dumbfounded” by allegations of personal misconduct that emerged in an internal church investigation last year. Nienstedt told the Star Tribune that it pains him that his …

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    20 Jul 15
  • Sauerkraut eating contest winner

    The champion of the Sauerkraut Eating Contest Saturday at Bavarian Blast in New Ulm was an Albert Lea man. Gene Buhr won the contest with a record time of 34.57 seconds. He says his strategy …

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    20 Jul 15
  • prostitution

    Investigators have released the names of the 13 men who have been charged with soliciting prostitution in a sting conducted recently in New Ulm and St. Peter. Four of the men were arrested in New …

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    17 Jul 15
  • German Jefferson Lakes

    The Le Sueur County Commissioners have spent the last six months weighing the pros and cons of a proposed sewer pipe from German-Jefferson Lakes to St. Peter. A vote August 4 will decide if residents …

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    17 Jul 15