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  • DaytonEducationBill

    Minnesota Governor Mark Dayton has signed an education package that boosts spending on schools and scales back high-stakes testing. Dayton and Democratic legislators celebrated the $15.7-billion bill Wednesday, which is about $485-million more than the …

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    23 May 13
  • RemmeRetirement

    A retirement party in honor of New Ulm District 88 Superintendent Harold Remme was held on Wednesday. A wide range of people talked about Remme’s accomplishments over the course of his career, and New Ulm …

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    23 May 13
  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board will be considering the approval of a bid to replace the lockers at New Um High School over the summer during its meeting this (THU) evening. The lone …

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    23 May 13
  • NUCityCouncil2

     The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday tentatively approved a lease agreement for M-R Paving to manage the city’s compost and burn site, but asked that the contract be re-worded before the final approval. New …

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    22 May 13
  • TamiMartin

    The GFW School Board approved a 3-year contract for the district’s next superintendent on Monday. Current GFW Superintendent Jeff Bertrang is leaving the district at the end of June to take over as New Ulm …

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    22 May 13
  • HaroldRemme

    A special retirement party in honor of New Ulm District 88 Superintendent Harold Remme is being held today (WED). Remme began his career teaching in Cochran and Winona after earning a degree from Winona State …

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    22 May 13
  • MNCapitol

    The Minnesota Legislature finished its 2013 session last night at midnight with rare precision as both the House and Senate adjourned at the same moment. Democrats number among their accomplishments all-day kindergarten, property tax relief, …

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    21 May 13
  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council will again be discussing the non-functioning Marktplatz Mall sign next to city hall during its meeting this (TUE) evening. The city had previously agreed to sell the sign to an …

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    21 May 13