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  • Pawlenty1

    Former Minnesota Governor Tim Pawlenty will be the guest of honor for “Cocktails With The Governor” at the John Lind House in New Ulm this Thursday. The event takes place from 4:30 to 7pm, and …

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    15 May 12
  • CountryLoft

    A long-time tourist destination among the downtown New Ulm businesses began a “Going Out Of Business Sale” Monday. Owner Nancy Kokesch is closing the Country Loft and Doll Haus after 30 years in business. She …

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    15 May 12
  • Podhradsky1

    The Nicollet County Board will be conducting interviews with the 3 finalists for the position of Nicollet County Administrator today (MON). Current County Administrator Bob Podhradsky retires on June 22nd after a 40-year career in …

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    14 May 12
  • TownHallMeeting

    State Senator Gary Dahms and State Representative Paul Torkelson will be holding a series of joint Town Hall Meetings this week. The local-area state legislators are welcoming residents to attend the meetings as an opportunity …

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    14 May 12
  • PhilBiedenbender

    Minnesota Valley Lutheran High School Senior Phil Biedenbender has been named a National Merit Scholar. About 16,000 seniors in the United States, or less than 1% of the nation’s top academic achievers, make it to …

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    14 May 12
  • Dollars

    Governor Dayton has signed a nearly $500-million public works Bonding Bill package that includes money for college buildings, flood prevention and local roads and bridges. Dayton had wanted more projects as a boost to Minnesota’s …

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    12 May 12
  • GHEC

    The Granada-Huntley-East Chain School Board has approved a 3-year contract for a new superintendent for the district. Dr. Steven Heyd is currently the vice president of academics and curriculum at Sisseton Wahpeton College in South …

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    12 May 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a resolution placing 5 teachers on partial unrequested leaves of absence. The reductions are reportedly the last of a series of budget cuts this year …

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    11 May 12