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  • RedCrossDisasterRelief

    The South Central Minnesota Chapter of the American Red Cross has sent several volunteers and a dozen Emergency Response Vehicles to Colorado to assist with emergency relief after record flooding. Approximately 11,750 Colorado residents have …

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    18 Sep 13
  • AppleHarvest

    It’s looking like a good year to be an apple lover in Minnesota. Apple growers say they’re looking forward to an exceptional harvest, which would be welcome news after the previous year, when spring temperature …

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    18 Sep 13
  • WalzHighway14

    Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz joined local lawmakers and business leaders at stops along Highway 14 on Monday to push for the continuing 4-lane expansion of the roadway. Walz spoke in Rochester and Owatonna before …

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    17 Sep 13
  • Mankato Mayo Nurses Picketing Today

    Nurses are picketing outside the Mankato Mayo Hospital today (TUE) as a show of solidarity as contract talks continue with hospital management. RN Chad Weiler says they want to advocate for patient safety. Weiler claims …

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    17 Sep 13
  • Bloodmobile3

    National Preparedness Month continues, and the American Red Cross is asking you to help prepare for emergencies by becoming a regular blood donor. The Bloodmobile will be at the Willkommen Pavillion in Norwood Young America …

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    17 Sep 13
  • Walz

    Southern Minnesota Congressman Tim Walz be joining local business and community leaders at a series of events today (MON) to discuss Highway 14. Walz will be highlighting the need to include the corridor in Mn/DOT’s …

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    16 Sep 13
  • Homecoming

    The High School Homecoming season continues this week with a total of 6 local area school districts holding festivities. High schools celebrating Homecoming this week include: Mountain Lake, New Ulm Cathedral, Nicollet, Renville County West, …

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    16 Sep 13
  • MissNewUlm2013

    New Ulm Royalty was crowned Saturday evening at the annual New Ulm Firefighters Dance. Miss New Ulm 2013 is Britta Palmer, the daughter of Denise and Gary Palmer. Britta was feeling several emotions during the …

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    14 Sep 13