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  • DakotaWar

    Events commemorating the 150th anniversary of the US-Dakota War are taking place over the coming weeks in Brown County and around the region. The majority of the events in Brown County take place next week, …

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    13 Aug 12
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross “Live Life – Give Life” summer-long blood drive campaign continues, with several drives taking place around the area this week. Today (MON), the Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at the Evangelical …

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    13 Aug 12
  • MondayNightConcertCrowd

    Another Monday Night Concert is taking place this evening in New Ulm’s German Park. Tonight’s free concert features the music of Larry Mages and the Mages Family Band. The show starts at 6:30pm in German …

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    13 Aug 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    Two more people have filed for seats on the New Ulm District 88 School Board. Chris Cook of New Ulm is Vice-President of Agronomy for the US at Syngenta. Jarod Spilman of Courtland also filed …

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    11 Aug 12
  • BOLD

    The BOLD School District has a new superintendent. John Dotson is a native of Des Moines, Iowa with over 30 years of education experience. He became one of the youngest school administrators in the State …

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    11 Aug 12
  • SleepyEyeSchool

    The Sleepy Eye School Board on Thursday unanimously approved a resolution to bring a levy referendum before District 84 voters this Fall. The district will seek a 5-year, $500 per-pupil referendum to finance school operations …

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    10 Aug 12
  • TalentShow1

    The Brown County Free Fair annual Talent Show was held on Thursday. Kennedy Jorgensen of Mankato was the first place winner in the Pre-Teen Division with her song and dance routine of “My Favorite Things” …

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    10 Aug 12
  • BCOutstandingSeniors20121

    The 2012 Brown County Outstanding Senior Citizen Awards were presented to New Ulm residents Annette Perry and Doug Ladd on Thursday at the Brown County Free Fair. Perry was cited for her work benefiting the …

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    10 Aug 12