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  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board will be discussing possible changes to the way it’s monthly meetings are held during it’s meeting this (THU) evening. District 88 holds school board meetings on the 2nd …

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    24 May 12
  • NUCityCouncil

    New Ulm City Council President Chuck Schmitz filed for re-election on Tuesday. Schmitz is a retired Gas Department supervisor for New Ulm Public Utilities. He was first elected Councilor-At Large in 2008, and if re-elected …

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    23 May 12
  • Detours

    The Brown County Board on Tuesday approved a detour request from the City of New Ulm. The detour is part of the construction of a new Menard’s store on Highway 14 in New Ulm. Brown …

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    23 May 12
  • StPeterLibrary

    The St. Peter library celebrated its tenth anniversary in its current location this month. After the March 1998 tornadoes severely damaged the previous library, a makeshift location was made using trailers during the construction of …

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    23 May 12
  • FloodLevee

    The New Ulm City Council moved forward with the proposed construction of a permanent flood levy on the Minnesota River during a special meeting on Monday. The council had been prepared to discuss possible Eminent …

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    22 May 12
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    Site excavation work for a new Menards store in New Ulm got underway this week. The store will be located on the west end of New Ulm off Highway 14. The construction of the Menards …

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    22 May 12
  • RecreationalTrail

    Two community meetings are being held this month to discuss a proposed recreational trail from St. Peter to Mankato. The meetings will provide an opportunity for potential trail users and area property owners to provide …

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    22 May 12
  • PrincessKayButterhead1

    Congratulations to our local-area Princess Kay Finalists! Representing Brown County: Laura Rosenhammer of Sleepy Eye, the daughter of John and Patty Rosenhammer. Representing McLeod County: Elizabeth Nix of Plato, the daughter of Tim and Ann …

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    21 May 12