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  • GreenIsleCommunitySchool

    The Green Isle Community School is holding it’s 2014 Elders’ Celebration this (FRI) evening. Green Isle Community School Director Mary Menne says that two elders are chosen every year, and students write an original play …

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    30 May 14
  • Highway4

    Everyone interested in the reconstruction of Highway 4 through St. James is encouraged to attend an open house today (THU). The proposed project would extend from south of the Watonwan County Fairgrounds to 11th Avenue …

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    29 May 14
  • NUACT

    The New Ulm Actors Community Theatre group has a fun evening planned for this Friday in New Ulm’s German Park. “Shakespeare In The Park” features four short funny plays as well as a game show …

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    29 May 14
  • SpellingBee

    The 2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee is underway in Washington DC, and 5 teens from Minnesota have been taking part in the competition. A total of 281 students from all 50 US states, as well …

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    29 May 14
  • CornEmergence

    Good weather has allowed Minnesota farmers to make rapid progress planting crops, but they’re still behind average. The US Department of Agriculture says that Minnesota farmers had a season high of five days suitable for …

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    28 May 14
  • AmyKlobuchar

    US Senator Amy Klobuchar will be visiting several communities in southern Minnesota today (WED), including Nicollet and New Ulm. Klobuchar is conducting a “Highway 14 Tour” of the region to discuss the ongoing efforts to …

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    28 May 14
  • ConcertInThePark

    Memorial Day is the unofficial kickoff of the summer season, and another sure sign that summer is hear is right around the corner, New Ulm’s Monday Night Concerts in the Park. The Concerts in the …

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    28 May 14
  • Politics

    Politically active Minnesotans are getting ready for this weekend’s state party conventions: Democrats are in Duluth while Republicans are in Rochester. Republicans are set to choose their candidate for U.S. Senate on Friday in Rochester.  …

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    27 May 14