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  • NUHomeShow2012

    New Ulm’s 32nd annual Home and Self-Improvement Show gets underway Friday at the New Ulm Civic Center. There will be over 200 booths at the Home Show, along with several free seminars and gift card …

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    22 Mar 12
  • PrincessCrown

    New Dairy Princesses were crowned in Renville County this week. The 2012 Renville County Dairy Princesses are Jessica Albrecht, the daughter of Kirby and Ann Albrecht of Fairfax and Jenna Albrecht, the daughter of Randy …

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    22 Mar 12
  • BaseballLights

    The Brown County Board on Tuesday unanimously approved a Conditional Use Permit allowing the Essig Baseball Club to install lights at it’s baseball park. The conditions of allowing the lights include shutting them off no …

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    21 Mar 12
  • Tornado

    The National Weather Service has confirmed that it was a tornado that hit the City of Elysian Monday night. The 100-yard-wide twister was reportedly packing winds up to 85 mph. It travelled about 7 miles, …

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    21 Mar 12
  • NU City Council Vacancy

    The New Ulm City Council on Tuesday held a public hearing concerning more than $1.6-million worth of upcoming road work in the city. The Municipal State Aid Street improvements will involve the reconstruction of water …

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    21 Mar 12
  • TrumanPolice

    The Truman City Council on Monday agreed to reinstate a police officer that had been put on administrative leave for more than a year, and several councilors apologized for their part in the incident. Mike …

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    21 Mar 12
  • Dayton1

    Governor Dayton will be in Mankato today (TUE) to participate in assemblies with 6th-graders at Garfield and Franklin Elementary Schools. At each school the Governor will give brief remarks and then take questions from students. …

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    20 Mar 12
  • SpringfieldSchool

    A Springfield High School science teacher has been presented an award honoring teaching excellence. Amanda Meyer is the recipient of the 2012 Medtronic Foundation Science Teaching Award from the Minnesota Science Teachers Association. The award …

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    20 Mar 12