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  • ComfreySchool

    The search for a new Superintendent for the Comfrey School District will be getting underway again in the near future, with current Superintendent Allen Hoffman resigning when his current contract expires on June 30th of …

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    28 Dec 12
  • TerryMorrow

    A special election will be taking place in the near future for the residents of Minnesota House District 19A, and the Independence Party of Minnesota plans on being a factor in that race. The election …

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    27 Dec 12
  • DriveSober

    The month-long crackdown on drunk drivers across the state continues as Minnesotans prepare to celebrate the upcoming New Year this weekend. Law enforcement officials statewide are taking part in the “Drive Sober Or Get Pulled …

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    27 Dec 12
  • ColdChristmas

    The majority of Minnesotans experienced their coldest Christmas in over a decade on Tuesday. In New Ulm the mercury got up to only 6-degrees for Christmas, nearly 40-degrees colder than it was last year, when …

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    26 Dec 12
  • PowerLine1

    The Minnesota Municipal Power Agency has started the construction of a $30-million renewable energy plant in the City of Le Sueur. The facility will collect agricultural and food processing waste to produce a source of …

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    26 Dec 12
  • Food Prices

    Milk prices could double if Congress fails to pass a new farm bill by the end of the year. Without action from federal lawmakers a 1949 law will take effect – giving farmers the option …

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    26 Dec 12
  • FluShots

    Influenza has reached widespread levels in Minnesota, and the state saw its first death from the virus recently. Some school districts had to cancel classes recently as well due to flu outbreaks. A total of …

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    24 Dec 12
  • SibleyCounty

    The Sibley County Board was conducting interviews with the 2 finalists for the all-new county administrator position on Thursday, and a hiring decision is expected to be made this week. Sibley County is one of …

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    24 Dec 12