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  • Brown County Attorneys Office

    Brown County saw a spike in legal cases in 2015 prompting the county attorney to ask commissioners to hire additional staff. Attorney Chuck Hanson is Brown County’s first full-time county attorney, elected in 2015. As …

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    18 May 16
  • State Street Theater

    The New Ulm City Council tabled a discussion on a request from State Street Theater Company to take over ownership of the theater. At a previous meeting, theater president Reed Glawe presented the council with …

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    18 May 16
  • Brown County Free Fair

    The 2016 Brown County Free Fair is set to take place August 12th through the 16th at the fairgrounds in New Ulm. Grandstand events include Demo Derbies, Minn-e-Rodsj, truck and tractor pull, a free Christian …

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    18 May 16
  • derekhexum

    A 21-year-old Lyon County man is sentenced to 2 life sentences for the murder of a Balaton couple last year. Derek Hexum received the sentence after he pleaded guilty to first-degree murder of 75-year-old James …

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    17 May 16
  • Friends of Fort Ridgely

    Nearly 200 people attended a meeting in the Fairfax City Auditorium Monday evening anxious to hear how the Friends of Fort Ridgely plan to address the Department of Natural Resources during a scheduled meeting Wednesday …

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    17 May 16
  • election

    As elections progress towards the November 8th general election, many candidates will be filing for office beginning today (Tuesday, May 17). The window to file an affidavit of candidacy will remain open from now until …

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    17 May 16
  • NU Immigrant Monument

    New Ulm’s Immigrant Monument will be re-dedicated for its 25th anniversary at 4 p.m. Saturday afternoon (May 21). The event will begin onsite at 2nd North and German Street in German Park rain or shine. …

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    17 May 16
  • Ella Erickson

    A fourth grader at Jeffers Elementary School was recently awarded for her good handwriting. Ella Erickson won the state competition for the best handwriting in her grade in the State of Minnesota. The contest moved …

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    17 May 16