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  • Fire

    Investigators have determined that a house fire in the City of Gibbon on Friday was caused by faulty wiring. The smoldering fire in the home of Sam and Daisy Homan on 1st Avenue in Gibbon …

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    22 Dec 11
  • ATV

    The Renville County Board on Tuesday toured the area proposed as a possible all-terrain-vehicle park prior to voting on the controversial project next week. The proposed ATV park has reportedly divided local Renville County residents …

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    22 Dec 11
  • SchoolBus

    Officials at 25 schools in southwestern Minnesota are preparing applications for another Flexible Learning Year. The three-year application is a collaborative effort to improve student achievement and teacher effectiveness. Cooperative Spokesperson Gary Fisher says that …

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    22 Dec 11
  • ThinIce

    A group of 10 people fishing on the ice of Mille Lacs Lake on Wednesday found themselves stranded when a huge piece of ice broke away. Three area fire departments used a Hovercraft and boats …

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    22 Dec 11
  • Vote

    A special Primary Election was held for Martin County’s District 1 county board seat on Tuesday, and 2 candidates will now move on to a Special Election for the seat on February 14th. The top …

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    21 Dec 11
  • NUCityCouncil

    The New Ulm City Council approved the city’s 2012 budget and tax levy with no further discussion on Tuesday. New Ulm’s budget for next year will be $21.5 million, and the city’s property tax levy …

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    21 Dec 11
  • WinterSolstice

    Winter officially arrives today (WED), but for much of the state it still looks a lot like fall. Autumn 2011 will be remembered as unusually dry. Temperatures were cold on occasion but mostly above normal. …

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    21 Dec 11
  • Fire

    A farmhouse in rural Lake Crystal was destroyed by a fire Tuesday night. Fire crews were called to the home about a mile west of Lake Crystal at around 6:45pm, and found the house fully …

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    21 Dec 11