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  • FoodShelf

    The largest annual food drive in the state is underway. The March Campaign from Minnesota FoodShare seeks to raise enough dollars and pounds to supply 300 food shelves with about half of their annual needs. …

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    11 Mar 13
  • NUFarmShow

    The New Ulm Farm-City Hub Club 32nd annual Farm Show is taking place today (FRI) and Saturday at the New Ulm Civic Center. The free show includes exhibits from area agri-businesses, FFA students with animals …

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    08 Mar 13
  • MNNewCountrySchool

    The Minnesota New Country School in Henderson will now be offering an elementary school curriculum next fall. The charter school currently serves approximately 115 students in grades 6 through 12. Next school year’s expansion will …

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    08 Mar 13
  • PenniesForPatients

    The students of Norwood Young America’s Central Elementary School recently raised around $2,200 for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, and got to duct-tape their principal to the wall in the process. The kids were able …

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    08 Mar 13
  • HealthCareReform

    The Minnesota Senate is scheduled to debate its bill on setting up a state Health Insurance Exchange today (THU). The exchange is an online marketplace for the uninsured, and others, to shop for coverage plans. …

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    07 Mar 13
  • gibbon

    The Gibbon City Council approved the hiring of a new city administrator this week. Dana Bruns Lietzau has been hired to replace Gibbon Administrator Jim Berger, who is retiring at the end of the month. …

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    07 Mar 13
  • Menards

    The New Ulm Menards Mega Store will officially open for business this coming Tuesday. The new store is located off Highway 14 on the west end of New Ulm, and is the 40th Menards store …

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    07 Mar 13
  • NUCityCouncil2

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday agreed to amend the City Code to allow alcoholic beverages to be sold during amateur athletic events at the New Ulm Civic Center. The city had previously forbidden …

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    06 Mar 13