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  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday approved a resolution placing 5 teachers on partial unrequested leaves of absence. The reductions are reportedly the last of a series of budget cuts this year …

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    11 May 12
  • Graduation

    High school seniors around the area are wrapping up their high school careers in the coming days, and graduation ceremonies begin taking place this week. Several school districts in southwestern Minnesota that started the school …

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    11 May 12
  • SleepyEyeSchool

    The Sleepy Eye School Board on Wednesday approved part-time cuts to several school programs. The board approved partial cuts to the Sleepy Eye band program, as well as art, social studies, business and Family and …

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    11 May 12
  • ISD88SchoolBoard

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board will vote on placing 5 teachers on an unrequested leave of absence during it’s meeting this (THU) evening. The contract reductions for the 5 teachers would go into …

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    10 May 12
  • Fishing

    The City of Waconia is reportedly all set to welcome the 2012 Minnesota Governor’s Fishing Opener. Governor Dayton plans to attend Friday’s community picnic in Waconia, then fish Lake Waconia at just after midnight Saturday …

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    10 May 12
  • 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