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  • POYWinter2012

    The 50th annual Player of the Year Banquet was held Tuesday evening at the New Ulm Holiday Inn. A total of 46 area athletes were honored during the banquet, and past players of the year …

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    28 Mar 12
  • RenvilleSibleyFiber

    The Sibley County Board Tuesday morning spent nearly an hour discussing the Renville-Sibley Fiber project. The initiative would bring fiber optic broadband internet services to the cities and rural areas of Renville and Sibley Counties. …

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    28 Mar 12
  • Armadillo

    A strange creature was found on the side of the road near Henderson recently – an armadillo. The out-of-place animal was found dead just east of the Minnesota River bridge on Highway 19 in Henderson …

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    28 Mar 12
  • GOP

    State Representative Glenn Gruenhagen of rural Glencoe received the Republican endorsement for the new House District 19B over the weekend. The Freshman Representative Gruenhagen beat out 3-term Representative Ron Shimanski of Silver Lake for the …

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    27 Mar 12
  • RotarySAS

    The 45th annual New Ulm Rotary Scholars Recognition Banquet was held Monday night. The banquet recognizes the academic top 15% of graduating seniors from all three New Ulm High Schools. The annual “Service Above Self” …

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    27 Mar 12
  • TripleA2012

    A local-area high school student is among the top 4 students in the state. Redwood Valley Senior Katie Ellingworth was one of four Minnesota high school students honored during the Boys’ State Basketball Tournament on …

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    27 Mar 12
  • FoodShelf1

    The New Ulm Food Shelf took in over 4,300 pounds of food in just 3 hours on Saturday. New Ulm Scouts went door-to-door across the city to pick up bags of food left out by …

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    26 Mar 12
  • Pig1

    The 39th annual Polka Town Market Hog Show was held on Saturday at the Brown County Youth Coliseum in New Ulm. The show is sponsored by the Brown County Pork Producers Association. This year’s big …

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    26 Mar 12