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  • 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
  • JimSchulte

    The chief executive of the city-owned Redwood Falls hospital has been fired after he was accused of double-dipping on travel expenses. The Redwood Falls City Council in a unanimous vote on Tuesday agreed to terminate …

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    09 Aug 12
  • Fair

    The county fair season continues around southern Minnesota this weekend, with a total of 3 local-area fairs now underway. There’s the Brown County Free Fair in New Ulm, the Nicollet County Fair in St. Peter, …

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    09 Aug 12
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    KNUJ’s Hometown Hero for the month of August is Kay Schumacher of Arlington for her dedication to her community. Schumacher has volunteered for countless committees and organizations over the years. She has been a member …

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    08 Aug 12