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  • Detours

    A major road project gets underway today (MON) in the Madelia area. Traffic on Highway 60 will be restricted to one lane from Madelia to the south junction with Highway 15 as crews resurface the …

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    11 Jun 12
  • GFW

    Local-area high school graduations wrap up this weekend with GFW High School holding a commencement ceremony on Sunday. A total of 64 Thunderbirds are graduating this year. The ceremony begins at 2pm Sunday at the …

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    09 Jun 12
  • Goshawk

    A New Ulm Cathedral graduate flew across the country on Friday to take part in the “Minnesota Air Spectacular” air show in Mankato this weekend. David Franta is a US Marine currently training to fly …

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    09 Jun 12
  • Fishing

    Today (SAT) is National Get Outdoors Day, when admission is free to all 75 Minnesota State Parks and recreation areas. In conjunction with that, the Department of Natural Resources has designated this the Take-A-Kid Fishing …

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    09 Jun 12
  • GaylordAquaticCenter

    The second season of the Gaylord Area Aquatic Center began this week. The facility was made possible through a combination of city funds and a voter-approved referendum last year. During it’s first year of operation …

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    08 Jun 12
  • Blues1

    The 2012 Ambassadors’ Blues Fest takes place this weekend in the City of St. Peter. It kicks off tonight (FRI) at several St. Peter bars, and then continues on Saturday at Minnesota Square Park. The …

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    08 Jun 12
  • UnderageDrinking

    The Redwood Falls City Council is considering enacting a “Social Host” ordinance. The new ordinance for the city would prohibit a person from hosting an event or gathering where alcohol is being consumed by persons …

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    08 Jun 12
  • WasecaSchools

    Waseca Schools will be going through some consolidation over the summer as the district goes from operating 4 buildings to 3. Waseca Superintendent Brian Dietz says the move will save money and improve curriculum. It’s …

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    07 Jun 12