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  • ISD88SchoolBoard2014

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board on Thursday voted 6-1 to hold a referendum election this summer. The bond referendum will call for spending over $46-million on constructing a new high school and athletic …

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    25 Apr 14
  • Madelia

    The community of Madelia has a new city administrator. Jane Piepgras is a 1974 graduate of Madelia High School who has worked for the city of Madelia since August of 1985. She has served as …

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    25 Apr 14
  • LionsClub

    More than 400 Lions Club members from throughout Minnesota as well as parts of Canada will be in the Redwood Falls area this weekend for a Multi-District Convention. The 95th MD5M multiple district Lions Club …

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    25 Apr 14
  • NicolletCounty

    The Nicollet County Board on Tuesday voted to restructure various county departments over the next two years. The Strategic Plan for major efficiency improvements was formulated following the retirement of Nicollet County Auditor/Treasurer Bridgette Kennedy …

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    24 Apr 14
  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board is scheduled to make a decision on calling a referendum election this summer during its meeting this (THU) evening. The referendum would call for a more-than $45-million bond …

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    24 Apr 14
  • RenvilleCounty HospitalNewDesign

    A groundbreaking ceremony took place Tuesday afternoon for the $24-million expansion and renovation of the Renville County Hospital in Olivia. The decision to construct a new 62,000 square-foot hospital on the east side of Olivia …

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    23 Apr 14
  • PaulPreimesberger

    The St. Peter School Board has chosen a new principal for the district’s middle and high school. Paul Preimesberger will take over the position on July 1st when current principal Paul Peterson becomes St. Peter …

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    23 Apr 14
  • GrandHotel

    Everyone with stories and memories of the history of New Ulm is invited to a series of workshops over the next few weeks to help create a community-based theater production that will take place in …

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    23 Apr 14