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  • SnowShovel

    Wednesday’s May Day winter storm just barely missed the local area, with some residents of southeastern Minnesota digging out from more than a foot of snow this (THU) morning. A total of 13-inches of snow …

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    02 May 13
  • NewPrague

    The parents of a New Prague middle school student who reported a false shooting have removed the boy from the district. The family’s attorney says it’s an effort to get the boy to grasp the …

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    02 May 13
  • GFW

    The GFW School Board announced a list of 4 superintendent semi-finalist candidates this week. The district is searching for a new superintendent in preparation for the upcoming resignation of Superintendent Jeff Bertrang, who is leaving …

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    02 May 13
  • Pothole

    The Minnesota Department of Transportation is advising motorists to be mindful of cracks and potholes on area highways. With the arrival of warmer air recently more vehicles, especially motorcycles, will be on the roads, but …

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    02 May 13
  • Alcohol

    In what’s become a perennial fight at the legislature, the Minnesota House on Wednesday refused to allow liquor stores to be open on Sunday, Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve. The backers of Sunday liquor sales say …

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    02 May 13
  • SchellsBrewery

    A multi-million dollar expansion project at New Ulm’s August Schell Brewery has been postponed. The first phase of the project had been scheduled to get underway this week, but has reportedly been delayed by at …

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    02 May 13
  • New St. James Chamber Head

    The St. James Area Chamber of Commerce has a new executive director. Jennie Firchau officially took over the position on Tuesday after serving as the chamber’s administrative assistant for the past 3 years. She says …

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    02 May 13
  • Close-up of fresh snow on a windshield.

    A rare May snowstorm is expected to impact a broad swath of Minnesota today (WED), including the local area. Meteorologist Steve Woolenhouse says that a Winter Storm Warning goes into effect at 3 o’clock this …

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    01 May 13