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  • NUACS

    A New Ulm Cathedral High School sophomore will be attending the International Science Fair this coming May. Ellen Roufs earned her second straight trip to the International Sustainable World Energy Engineering Environment Project Olympiad, or …

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    18 Feb 13
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross is holding several blood drives around the local area this week. The need for blood is constant, with someone in the US needing the Gift of Life every 2 seconds. One …

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    18 Feb 13
  • Highway14Sign1

    Business leaders and local government officials from around the area were in St. Paul on Wednesday to testify on the need to expand Highway 14 to 4 lanes. Waseca Mayor and former Highway 14 Partnership …

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    14 Feb 13
  • 005

    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the Month of February is Wally Schmiesing of Hanska. Schmiesing has contributed to the local area in numerous ways, including serving on the Lake Hanska Preservation and Improvement Council, helping plan …

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    13 Feb 13
  • SpellingBeeNickThompson

    The 2013 Regional Spelling Bee champion is a 14-year-old from New Prague. A total of 41 local-area spelling bee champs from grades 5-8 took part in the competition at South Central College in North Mankato …

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    13 Feb 13
  • habitat for humanity

    A dedication ceremony was held in St. James on Monday for the newest Habitat for Humanity of South Central Minnesota home. This is home 102 for the South Central Habitat For Humanity branch, and the …

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    13 Feb 13
  • RedwoodChamber

    The 16th Annual Redwood Area Chamber and Tourism Annual Meeting took place on Friday at Jackpot Junction, and the chamber’s annual awards were given out. Presented the Redwood Chamber’s Rising Star Award was Sarah Kuglin …

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    12 Feb 13
  • SleepyEyeCityCouncil

    The Sleepy Eye City Council is scheduled to hold the second reading of an ordinance for a new Snow Farm property plat today (TUE). Property assessments as well as the official name of the plat …

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    12 Feb 13