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  • BlueEarthCountySeal

    Two new websites were launched in recent days to cater to the needs of residents of Blue Earth County. A newly-redesigned site for Blue Earth County is now up and running at www.blueearthcountymn.gov, and the Blue …

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    02 Oct 12
  • Resignation

    The president of the Henderson Chamber of Commerce is resigning. Jeff Steinborn announced his formal resignation at the chamber’s most recent meeting. Steinborn is running for a seat on the Henderson City Council, and is …

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    01 Oct 12
  • GustavusNobelConference2012

    Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter is hosting the 48th annual Nobel Conference this Tuesday and Wednesday. The special guest this year will be the Executive Director of The Nobel Foundation in Stockholm, Sweden, Dr. …

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    01 Oct 12
  • Homecoming

    The High School Homecoming season continues this week, with a total of 10 local-area schools holding week-long festivities. School districts celebrating Homecoming this week include: Belle Plaine, BOLD, Cedar Mountain, Glencoe-Silver Lake, Minnesota Valley Lutheran, …

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    01 Oct 12
  • TurnerHallMural

    New Minnesota Historical and Cultural Heritage Grants for organizations across the State were announced Wednesday. More than 80 organizations in 37 counties will receive the grants for projects aimed at preserving and sharing the state’s …

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    27 Sep 12
  • UpperMidwestManagement

    The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce has announced it’s 2012 Industry of the Year. Upper Midwest Management will be honored on Thursday, October 25th at the New Ulm Country Club. The full-service property management …

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    27 Sep 12
  • Park

    All McLeod County Parks will be officially closing for the season this coming Monday. That includes: Buffalo Creek Park in Glencoe, Swan Lake Park in Silver Lake, William May Park in Winsted, Stahl’s Lake Park …

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    27 Sep 12
  • EvaKarremann

    The latest New Ulm Sister Cities Commission Hans Joohs Cultural Exchange participant was welcomed to New Ulm on Tuesday. 26-year-old Eva Karremann works for the Human Resources department of the University Medical Center in Ulm, …

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    26 Sep 12