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  • PrincessCrown

    The City of St. James has two new ambassadors. Morgan Sandmeyer, the daughter of Mark and Becky Sandmeyer, and Emily Bottem, the daughter of Dayle and Jill Bottem have both been named “Miss St. James” …

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    06 Jun 14
  • Gaylord_aerial_photo

    The Gaylord Police Department will soon have a new member – a German Shepherd named “Caesar.” Gaylord Police Chief Tony Padilla recently offered the city the services of his dog Caesar, who has been through …

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    06 Jun 14
  • Pretzel

    The small town of Lucan is holding its annual “Pretzel Days” celebration this weekend. The family-fun events kick off this (FRI) evening with the Lucan Lions Beef BBQ from 5 to 8 at the Lucan …

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    06 Jun 14
  • BrownCountyCongress

    The quarterly meeting of the Brown County Congress of Elected and Appointed Officials takes place Friday morning in Sleepy Eye. The public forum will discuss Impacts and Issues of the Legislative Session, and State Representative …

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    05 Jun 14
  • Chicken

    The New Ulm City Council spent around 30 minutes of its 45-minute long meeting on Tuesday talking about chickens. A group calling itself the “Happy Hen Committee” has asked that the city code be amended …

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    04 Jun 14
  • Dollars

    The Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development has announced that over $17-million in Small Cities Development Program grants has been awarded to 35 communities in Greater Minnesota. Grants being awarded to communities in the …

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    04 Jun 14
  • MadeliaRotarySAS14

    The Madelia Rotary Club recently presented its annual “Service Above Self” award to long-time Rotarian Deane Antoine. The award is Rotary’s highest honor, recognizing those who demonstrate their commitment to helping others by volunteering their …

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    04 Jun 14
  • NUCityHall

    A motion to allow residents of the City of New Ulm to raise chickens within the city limits will be discussed by the New Ulm City Council this (TUE) evening. The motion to amend the …

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    03 Jun 14