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  • BrownCounty

    The Brown County Board today (TUE) is scheduled to begin the process of possibly implementing a local option sales tax for transportation. Brown County commissioners unanimously approved a $10 per-vehicle annual wheelage tax last year …

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    15 Jul 14
  • WabassoSchool

    The Wabasso School District has proposed a new school building project, and district residents are invited to a pair of Community Update Meetings this week. The meetings take place beginning at 7pm this Tuesday and …

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    14 Jul 14
  • Bloodmobile

    The American Red Cross is holding a few blood drives around the area this week, including a special blood drive in St. Peter. Today (MON) the Bloodmobile will be at South Central College on North …

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    14 Jul 14
  • WendingerBand

    The Monday Night Concerts in the Park continue this (MON) evening in New Ulm’s German Park with a free show by the Wendinger Band. The concert starts at 7pm, and the New Ulm Puppet Wagon …

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    14 Jul 14
  • DennyWaloch

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board appointed Denny Waloch to fill a vacant seat on the board through the end of the year. Waloch takes over the seat vacated by Sharon Gieseke early last …

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    11 Jul 14
  • SleepyEyeSchool

    The Sleepy Eye School Board on Thursday approved a contract for Superintendent John Cselovszki through 2018 that calls for $3,000 annual salary increases over the next 3 years. The pay hikes are an around 2.5% …

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    11 Jul 14
  • Festival

    Make sure to mark your calendars for Gibbon Fun Fest going on July 17th through the 20th. There will be many different activities for all ages to enjoy such a 5K run/walk, Sand Volleyball and …

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    11 Jul 14
  • CarChase2

    A statewide speed enforcement campaign kicks off today (THU) across Minnesota with around 400 law enforcement agencies participating. State Patrol Sergeant Jesse Grabow says that the goal is not to write a bunch of speeding …

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    10 Jul 14