The Affect
  • MNsure

    Minnesota’s health insurance marketplace is extending by one week its deadline for signing up for coverage that takes effect on the first of the new year. The new interim CEO of MNsure said Friday that …

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    21 Dec 13
  • NUEagles

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board held a Truth In Taxation hearing Thursday evening prior to approving the district’s budget and property tax levy for 2014. The levy for District 88 residents is going …

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    20 Dec 13
  • SibleyEast2

    The Sibley East School Board held a Truth In Taxation hearing this week, and afterwards approved a property tax levy for 2014 that is a dramatic drop from this year’s levy. The Sibley East levy …

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    20 Dec 13
  • GaylordWaterTower

    The City of Gaylord continues to search for a location for a new water tower for the community after the Sibley County Board rejected a request to purchase the city’s preferred location earlier this week. …

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    20 Dec 13
  • DFL

    The state Campaign Finance Board has fined the state Senate DFL campaign $100,000 for violating campaign rules during the 2012 election.  It’s one of the largest such fines ever levied in Minnesota and arises from …

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    19 Dec 13
  • Dollars

    The New Ulm District 88 School Board is holding a Truth In Taxation hearing this (THU) evening to discuss the district’s proposed budget and property tax levy for 2014. District 88 Superintendent Jeff Bertrang says …

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    19 Dec 13
  • RedCrossDisasterRelief

    In a year that had deadly tornadoes, fierce wildfires and destructive floods in many states, the Southern Minnesota Red Cross assisted a total of 529 people after disasters in the region, part of the 146 …

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    19 Dec 13
  • NUSteelShredder

    The New Ulm City Council approved the city’s budget and property tax levy for 2014 Tuesday evening. The city’s tax levy next year will be increasing by around 3%. The $21-million New Ulm budget for …

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    18 Dec 13