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  • Dollars

    Minnesotans who go online to shop will soon have to pay the same state sales tax they pay at brick & mortar retailers. The change takes effect July 1st, and is being cheered by retailers …

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    24 May 13
  • SleepyEyeSchool

    The Sleepy Eye School Board on Wednesday unanimously approved a resolution to hold a levy referendum election later this year. District 84 has seen 3 referendums defeated in the past 3 years, with last year’s …

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    24 May 13
  • NUHighSchool

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a $162,000 bid to remove and replace the lockers at New Um High School over the summer. The board also voted to increase school lunch …

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    24 May 13
  • Graduation

    High school graduations continue around the area this weekend, with a total of 8 local schools holding their commencement ceremonies. School districts with their graduations today (FRI) include: Butterfield, New Ulm, Nicollet and Wabasso. Schools …

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    24 May 13
  • PaulWickenhauser

    A 22-year-old Cokato man facing over a dozen felony charges for a car crash that killed 3 people last year was scheduled to be in court Wednesday for a pretrial hearing. Paul Anthony Wickenhauser has …

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    23 May 13
  • Crash2

    Two people were injured in a car crash at the intersection of Highways 99 and 111 in the City of Nicollet Wednesday afternoon. It happened at around 3:30pm. An Oldsmobile Silhouette driven by 55-year-old Maria …

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    23 May 13
  • BufordRogers

    A federal grand jury has indicted a Montevideo man for allegedly possessing Molotov cocktails and a pipe bomb. 24-year-old Buford Rogers was arrested earlier this month in what the FBI has called a thwarted terror …

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    23 May 13
  • Dollars

    One of the biggest disappointments of the 2013 legislative session for DFL leaders was the failure to raise the state’s minimum wage. The Senate voted to increase the minimum wage to $7.75 by 2015, while …

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    23 May 13