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  • NUCityHall

    The New Ulm City Council is scheduled to consider a development agreement with Frontier Labs this (TUE) evening that includes a tax abatement program. The tax breaks would help the laboratory set up operations in …

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    05 Mar 13
  • ArlingtonWaterTower

    Motorists travelling on Highway 5 in Arlington no longer need to stop at the intersection with Main Street as of this week, but traffic on Main Street will need to heed a stop sign before …

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    05 Mar 13
  • FishHouses

    The DNR is reminding anglers that the deadline for removing ice houses from lakes in Southern Minnesota is today (MON). All permanent structures must be taken off lakes in the southern two-thirds of the state. …

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    04 Mar 13
  • XcelEnergy

    The state Public Utilities Commission is giving Xcel Energy customers in southern Minnesota the chance to comment on Xcel’s proposed $285-million rate hike. The utility has applied for a 10.7% electrical rate increase. The PUC …

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    04 Mar 13
  • RedCrossHeroes

    March is Red Cross Month, and the American Red Cross is recognizing the nation’s Everyday Heroes who give of themselves and in some way help their community. The Red Cross has been helping people prevent, …

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    04 Mar 13
  • NUFigureSkatingClub

    The New Ulm Figure Skating Club annual ice show is this weekend, and this year it’s a “Rockin’ Rodeo.” The 34-song production involves opposing forces of country cowboys and rock ‘n’ roll music enthusiasts, and …

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    02 Mar 13
  • Highway14Sign1

    The funding for the 4-lane expansion of Highway 14 from North Mankato to Nicollet has been officially added into the Minnesota Department of Transportation’s budget, with that work scheduled to get underway in 2017. A …

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    01 Mar 13
  • StJames

    The recent St. James City Council meeting was streamed online for the first time ever. The meeting was only about 15 minutes long, but some important business was accomplished. The council unanimously agreed to seek …

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    01 Mar 13