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  • Hermann2

    The New Ulm Area Chamber of Commerce is holding a Tourism Showcase on today (THU), and the public is welcome to attend. New Ulm Chamber President and CEO Audra Shanemann says there will be representatives …

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    10 May 12
  • SleepyEyeSchool

    The Sleepy Eye School Board will be considering program cuts during it’s meeting this (WED) evening. A resolution to reduce educational programs is on the agenda. The cuts would include District 84′s arts program, as …

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    09 May 12
  • DAV

    The Disabled American Veterans of Minnesota elected new leadership at their recent State Convention in St. Paul. Robert Erickson of St. Paul was elected State Commander, and Greg Peterson of New Ulm was named Senior …

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    09 May 12
  • NicolletCounty

    The Nicollet County Board on Tuesday announced the 3 finalists for the position of Nicollet County Administrator. Current County Administrator Bob Podhradsky retires on June 22nd, and a total of 40 applications were received to …

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    09 May 12
  • NewUlmKFC1

    The New Ulm KFC-Taco Bell restaurant is open for business again after a fire shut it down nearly 9 months ago. The fire in the fast food restaurant’s kitchen occurred the morning of August 21st. …

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    08 May 12
  • KieslingParkRenovations1

    Renovation work is underway at historic Kiesling Park in downtown New Ulm. New Ulm Park and Rec Director Tom Schmitz says the work will add interpretive elements to the park, as well as a replica …

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    08 May 12
  • Bloodmobile

    Tuesday is World Red Cross Day, and area residents are encouraged to celebrate the Red Cross by donating blood this week. The need for blood is constant, and the American Red Cross supplies more than …

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    07 May 12
  • Flooding (1)

    The rain across southern Minnesota in recent days has led to a Flood Warning being issued for the Cottonwood River at New Ulm from late tonight (MON) through Thursday evening. Four to six inches of …

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    07 May 12